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Experience:  16 years experience with Lincoln
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Replaced the compressor with a used one and charged it up.

Customer Question

replaced the compressor with a used one and charged it up. Still don't have cool air. What did I miss?
JA: Have you checked the coolant level? Have you checked for a leak in the radiator?
Customer: yes I have done that
JA: What is the model/year of your Lincoln?
Customer: 2001 towncaR CARTIER
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: myself. have only installed the used compressor and charge it
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: I don't think so. is there anything the mechanic will need to know?
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Lincoln
Expert:  david craig replied 2 months ago.

Hi Im David, thanks for visiting the site. Is the compressors clutch engaging?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Expert:  david craig replied 2 months ago.

ok. is this a dual control system i.e. temp control knobs for drivers and passenger?

Expert:  david craig replied 2 months ago.

if not, sit in the vehicle. key on. engine off. operate the temp control from cold to hot then back to cold. tell me if you hear an actuaor moving behind the dash. thank you.

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
have to wait an hour as the car is gone.I will call you then OK?
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
not a dual control. sorry I have to quit but will call in an hour or so
Expert:  david craig replied 2 months ago.

ok, ill be here

Expert:  david craig replied 2 months ago.

ok, just let me know when you wont me to call

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
I am ready now
Expert:  david craig replied 2 months ago.

ok, payment failed, so we can continue on here though