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AC compressor cycles on and off at idle will not put out cold

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AC compressor cycles on and off at idle will not put out cold air until afer a couple of miles driving.4.7 v8 03
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kalamykid :

Do you have a set of a/c gages?

Customer: yes
kalamykid :

Can you hook them up and tell me what the high and low side readings are for three stages please

kalamykid :

1st stage engine off

kalamykid :

2nd stage engine running with a/c on

kalamykid :

3rd stage engine running 2000 rpms and a/c on please

Customer: hang on it will take a few mins
kalamykid :

thank you

kalamykid :

let me know the highest reading for high side and lowest reading for low please

Customer: 1 st 400
Customer: 1st 400
Customer: 1st 400        2   380     3 350   it's hard to tell keeps cycling off a 2000 rpms.
kalamykid :

does your a/c gages have a high and a low gage? one red and one blue, or are you using the gage on the refiller can?

Customer: 1-480   2-380   3-360     it keeps cycling on and off at 2000 rpms
Customer: gage on filler can
Customer: maybe I need to to take it to somebody that knows AC's.tried a do it yourself thats not working
Customer: Thanks for trying anyway.
kalamykid :

It is not hard to do this

kalamykid :

And you will save a bunch of money doing it your self

Customer: your not close to north Ala. by any chance?
kalamykid :

Chattanooga

Customer: Thanks again bye
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