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Virtual Wrench, Kia Mechanic
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I hav a Kia 2010 which stops driving when I switch on my air

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i hav a Kia 2010 which stops driving when I switch on my air condition
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Kia
Expert:  Virtual Wrench replied 5 months ago.

Welcome,

I have been a professional master mechanic for over 35 years and am happy to help you with this.

This is a sure sign that the AC compressor is locked up or real close to it. It is belt driven and if it locks up the engine will stall. The AC compressor will need replaced.

Larry