Car AC Not Blowing Cold Air – Possible Causes & Solutions

car ac not blowing cold air

Your air conditioning system breaking on a sweltering day can feel unbearable. Hot air blowing through your vents could signal a minor or major issue. You could have a leak, clogged filter, cooling fan problem or some other issue. By knowing all of the reasons, you can better explain them to a mechanic or even solve them yourself.

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Understand the Air Conditioning System

AC systems all run the same way, no matter the make and model of your car. Some systems may be more complex than others, but the basics are the same. The three main parts of the AC system are the compressor, condenser, and the evaporator.

Refrigerant is the high-pressure gas that is compressed into a fluid. Your car’s condenser removes the heat [...]

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