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Ford Escape: I drive a '05 Ford Escape XLT with around 128K

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I drive a '05 Ford Escape XLT with around 128K miles on it. This morning the A/C stopped working and their is not a low airy hum coming from the engine compartment. The A/C fans blows fine, but the air's not cold and at the last stoplight I was at is seemed to be steam or smoke coming from the hood.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  A. Penland replied 1 year ago.
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First check the cooling system for leaks and inspect the coolant level in the coolant reservoir. The smoke could be a coolant leak on the exhaust. It could also be a leak in the AC system and a line of seal broke and the Freon escaped and created the smoke.

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