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2008 Ford f-150 base truck with a 4.6. I have a problem with

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2008 Ford f-150 base truck with a 4.6. I have a problem with it taking a long time to get cold air of the vents. Takes a good mile of driving for it to start to get cool. I had the system recharged recharged with no change. The pressure readings are where they need to be?
Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  James replied 12 months ago.

Hello, if the vehicle is taking a while to cool down but pressure seem ok its usually a failed compressor. Over time the compressor can get weak and the only symptom you see if the vehicle isn't cooling as efficiently as it should be.