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      05-28-2009, 01:13 PM   #1
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A/C Problems

Whenever I turn on my A/C it first comes out really hot. I have it on 60 degrees. It takes about 20 seconds for it to cool down. I usually turn it on when the car has been on for a while. Is there a reason it does this??
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The compressor doesn't engage until you turn on the a/c so the air STARTS cooling down at that point.

20 seconds sounds right for getting the air cool then routing it into the passenger compartment.
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The compressor doesn't engage until you turn on the a/c so the air STARTS cooling down at that point.

20 seconds sounds right for getting the air cool then routing it into the passenger compartment.
Oh ok i was just making sure it wasn't anything else. Usually it just starts off at a cool temperature thats why i was freaking out.
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With a black car in Mississippi, it may start taking longer than 20 seconds to cool the further into summer you get . . .
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