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Ron, ASE Certified Technician
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Experience:  23 years with Ford specializing in drivability and electrical and AC. Ford certs and ASE Certs
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Its a 1999 ford Taurus, the radiator fan kicks on and off

Customer Question

its a 1999 ford Taurus, the radiator fan kicks on and off and then the ac does not cool. we change the compressor and flushed out the system twice before recharging. what could be wrong?
JA: Has the car been overheating? Have you checked the fuses?
Customer: no overheating and checked all fuses
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: its a 2 speed fan but does not come on the low speed
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: no
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  HDGENE replied 11 months ago.

Hello, the engine cooling fans only operate on high speed? So the compressor runs a bit, the fans kick on high and then the compressor shuts down? Do you have an ac gauge set to check ac system pressures as well?

Expert:  Joshua Haynes replied 11 months ago.

Hi, are you still looking for help with this question?