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Michael Reush, RV Technician
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Experience:  Serving the rv industry since 1977
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I have a 1983 holiday ramler ambassor. the issue is no a/c,

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I have a 1983 holiday ramler ambassor. the issue is no a/c , no heat fan only blow in the defrost, no where else. Help
JA: Have you checked the coolant level? Have you checked to make sure the thermostat is working?
Customer: no but why only blowing in defrost?
JA: What is the model of your '83 RV?
Customer: 28ft holiday rambler ambassor
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes just getting start as wife says no fix must sell it . not ready
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: don't know anything else about it just got it
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: RV
Expert:  Michael Reush replied 5 months ago.

Hi, the vents are vacuum operated, when you switch from one mode to another the vacuum turns on and shuts off depending on which mode you are in. So knowing this look for the vacuum lines running to the control head, and make sure the rubber hoses are still good. if it is an 83, chances are good that replacement is in order, please get back to me for clarification if necessary, and we can discuss this further.......Michael