the a c compresor turns off after a while and I have to restart the truck for compresor turns back on

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Asked by Jul 29, 2015 at 06:39 PM about the 2002 Ford Explorer Sport

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

when I turn my ac after a while the ac compressor shuts off and if I hit it or restart my
truck it turns back on.

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If you hit what the compressor ? If you hit compressor and it comes on you need a new compressor.

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And the reason you need a new compressor is because a valve inside is sticking, which is causing the unit to build too much pressure so the system shuts down.

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