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I have a 2008 Cadillac CTS and sometimes when I'm on long trips

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I have a 2008 Cadillac CTS and sometimes when I'm on long trips the ac stops cooling. It still blows air just not cool air. I've had the freon checked And it's fully charged and system has no leaks. My wife told me last night that while idling for about 5 minutes it did the same it went from blowing cold to blowing hot air. I appreciate your help. Thx
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Cadillac
Expert:  FIXITMAN replied 2 years ago.
Hello, my name is Bobby. Thanks for the question. Do you happen to know if there have been any other warning lights that have come on when this occurs or if the coolant shows hot?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
No warning lights and the coolant temp is good.
Expert:  FIXITMAN replied 2 years ago.
Thank you. Have you noticed if the a/c compressor turns off when this occurs?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
No, I haven't noticed it but I didn't look or listen for it though. That's something I can check for next time it happens. It doesnt seem to do it when you take short trips only when you have been driving awhile.
Expert:  FIXITMAN replied 2 years ago.
It would be nice to know if this is happening as it will let us know of which direction to go in with testing.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Sorry, I haven't been able to get back to you I have been on vacation. We don't drive the car very much it's a third vehicle so we haven't been driving it, so to answer your question I don't know. We have drove it some but when we have we haven't experienced the problem again while driving.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Don't worry about trying to get me an answer about the car a/c. I went ahead and traded it in for another vehicle anyway.thx
Expert:  FIXITMAN replied 2 years ago.
Thanks for letting me know. If you need anything else in future please let me know.

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