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The air conditioner doesn't turn on my 2002 boxster. The

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The air conditioner doesn't turn on my 2002 boxster. The lights come on showing it is blowing but nothing comes out of the vents. I've checked and tested the fuse as well as the relay and all are good.
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Porsche
Expert:  david craig replied 7 months ago.

Hi Im David, is it not working on all the fan speeds? have you checked to see if the compressor clutch is engaging?

Expert:  david craig replied 7 months ago.

do you still need assistance?

Expert:  david craig replied 7 months ago.

hello??????

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
It was the ignition switch causing the problem
Expert:  david craig replied 7 months ago.

wow, thats a fairly uncommon issue for ac . was the switch causing any other problems?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
No, you just have to wiggle the key back a bit to get the fan/AC to turn on
Expert:  david craig replied 7 months ago.

all is good now? did you replace the switch?

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Not yet, not sure how hard that is to do, especially to get the key matched up
Expert:  david craig replied 7 months ago.

I just dont want the switch starting to cause more problems for you

Expert:  david craig replied 7 months ago.

http://www.pedrosgarage.com/Site_3/Replace_Ignition_Switch.html

you dont have to worry about re-keying the car.

please rate my service as its the way i get credit for my assistance. thanks. have a good one

Expert:  david craig replied 7 months ago.

please rate my service as its the way i get credit for my assistance. thanks. have a good one

Expert:  david craig replied 7 months ago.

please rate my service as its the way i get credit for my assistance. thanks. have a good one