my ac wont blow but I can hear it blowing

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Asked by Aug 04, 2013 at 03:29 PM about the 2006 Dodge Ram 1500 ST Quad Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

when the temp outside gets over 100 my ac will not blow threw the vents very strong, I can hear it and it did this last year too, then worked great till a month ago when temps went high 90s  only one day, then worked great again. now Friday temps were over 105 and stopd blowing again but a little and it is cold. I was told no ac filter on my truck?

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perhaps your blower resistor pack is not behaving....varies with temp...yes could be a possibility~

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http://www.cargurus.com/Cars/Discussion-t22185_ds525566 -- check this out.

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For some reason my bosses 2006 ram does not blow to hard on hot days either. But if you bump the blower motor with your foot (under passenger side of dash) it starts blowing hard like it should. I feel his blower motor needs replacing.

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resistor pack...my Toyota blows on the third speed if you play with the control...sometimes....it's the blower resistor pack~

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I have been told it has a filter and it does not on my year. What would that answer really be? it also seems like the knob does not always change to defrost but does when u put the floor on (blows a little on the floor)

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there are various drawings available....this one's of your heater core (I think it's yours) never sure~

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From what I have found you do not have a cabin air filter on that model

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http://www.dodgetalk.com/forums/showthread.php?t=244835 -- lots of 2006 owners with broken rec air doors

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http://www.dodgetalk.com/forums/showthread.php?t=338769

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http://www.dodgetalk.com/forums/showthread.php?t=259714 -- I have a 2007 guess I know now what I will have to fix soon.

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The is a radiator inside the black box under the dash that the fan motor screws into ours was full of sludge so we had to take the dash apart and open the box to clean it out. If you take the blower motor off and stick your had in the air duct you will feel the radiator inside that may be the problem

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Did you by any chance find a fix for this problem?

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