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Asked by Dec 18, 2007 at 07:32 PM about the 1990 Ford F-150 XLT Lariat 4WD Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

is there some kind of solenoid that raises the idle when you turn on the air conditioner on because my 1990 ford f150 keeps dieing when i turn on my air conditioner.if there is where would it be located?

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There is generally a switch, I forget what it is called right now, which will cause the A/C to shut off when driving at certain speeds to facilitate passing at highway speeds. It sounds more like perhaps your A/C clutch is not working. Have this checked out by a mechanic, I know there is a switch in the line somewhere that relates to this, but the exact name escapes me.

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