Hello i have a 95 f150. Today i was charging the a.c. when it made a screeching noise then turned off. I started it again, but it just screeches turns off and a check engine light appears.

Asked by Jun 24, 2015 at 02:47 PM about the 1995 Ford F-150 Eddie Bauer SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I don't know much about cars, but
appreciate any help thanks

3 Answers

21,700

Sounds like the clutch on your A.C compressor started slipping but now has seized up. Needs new clutch or most people just buys a new compressor it comes with a new clutch. Check engine light most likely came on because it picked up the hesitation the engine made when the clutch started slipping.

Thank you

22,760

Also, the refrigerant in the AC system does not evaporate. If it requires more refrig there is a leak in the system which must be detected and repaired before you recharge it. If you are someone you know replaces the compressor the proper procedure must be followed to recharge (pulling a vacuum) or you run the risk of damaging other components of the system.

Your Answer

F-150

Looking for a Used F-150 in your area?

CarGurus has 215,477 nationwide F-150 listings starting at $1,300.

ZIP:

Ford F-150 Experts

  • #1
    OJ
    Reputation
    10,220
  • #2
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    4,830
  • #3
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    3,670
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Sierra 1500
722 Great Deals out of 58,462 listings starting at $1,900
Used Dodge Ram 1500
316 Great Deals out of 9,549 listings starting at $800
Used Toyota Tacoma
439 Great Deals out of 44,078 listings starting at $1,995
Used Ford Mustang
270 Great Deals out of 37,081 listings starting at $2,150
Used Ford F-250
401 listings starting at $2,300
Used Ford Explorer
801 Great Deals out of 64,315 listings starting at $1,000
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
528 Great Deals out of 36,655 listings starting at $1,375

Used Cars For Sale

2018 Ford F-150 For Sale
79 Great Deals out of 138,368 listings starting at $17,895
2017 Ford F-150 For Sale
144 Great Deals out of 10,171 listings starting at $19,499
2016 Ford F-150 For Sale
213 Great Deals out of 8,805 listings starting at $14,500
2015 Ford F-150 For Sale
280 Great Deals out of 10,501 listings starting at $11,990
2014 Ford F-150 For Sale
414 Great Deals out of 11,726 listings starting at $7,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.