Ac will not take a charge

Asked by Jan 22, 2017 at 09:47 AM about the 2003 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT Quad Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Compressor is cycling,  ac blowing hot, won't take
a charge.

2 Answers

257,855

Are you using the proper pressure gauges for both the high and low side? That would tell you if you have a leak.

70,995

Sounds like the system either has air in it or the accumulator is saturated with moisture. The orifice tube could be clogged as well. HTH. -Jim

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