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Another AC post

Post by callahanoffroad » Mon Apr 08, 2019 5:58 am

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AC with both lights on
So yesterday it finally got warm enough for the air conditioner! So I turned it on. And both of these lights came on. The strangest thing is that it just worked perfectly... Even after driving around and hard acceleration it was still working... Is there something wrong with it??? :lol:


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Re: Another AC post

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Re: Another AC post

Post by callahanoffroad » Mon Apr 08, 2019 10:17 am

You missed the joke...

The joke was that it just worked. No drama. No clutch slipping. It just functioned. :lol:


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Re: Another AC post

Post by abscate » Mon Apr 08, 2019 10:55 am

:D :D :D :D :D

Im on board.....


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Re: Another AC post

Post by RickHaleParker » Mon Apr 08, 2019 11:00 am

The ECC Self-Diagnostics uses them two lights to inform the driver that there is a problem.
If you want to show everybody you are the type that ignores warnings ... I won't stop you.


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Re: Another AC post

Post by abscate » Mon Apr 08, 2019 12:45 pm

Yeah - but when they come on just solid....its cool. Even cold.
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Re: Another AC post

Post by precopster » Mon Apr 08, 2019 7:28 pm

He didn't say they blinked, just that they came on....the magic is in the detail :D
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Re: Another AC post

Post by RickHaleParker » Tue Apr 09, 2019 1:39 am

Abscate, Precopster read my second post and apply the same grammar rules. :o


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Re: Another AC post

Post by precopster » Tue Apr 09, 2019 4:42 am

Absolutely!!


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Re: Another AC post

Post by LOB » Tue Apr 09, 2019 6:24 am

Besides the joking... You shouldn't turn of the AC permanently during the winter. The AC needs to run frequently not to start leaking.



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