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Google Assistant] the air conditioning is running hot on my…

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Google Assistant] the air conditioning is running hot on my 2013 Ford Taurus

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the coolant? Have you noticed any leaking?

Not that I can tell

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Taurus yourself? What have you tried so far?

If you can walk me through it I'm not mechanically inclined

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

That should do it

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Chad Farhat
Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems
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Here are a few things to try first. Check to see if the cooling fans on your radiator are running.
If they are not, there may be an electrical issue.
Then locate the air conditioner in the engine bay and see if the compressor is running.
The center of the pulley should turn along with the pulley itself if the compressor is working correctly.
Let me know how this looks and we can take it from there.

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