Air-conditioning

Asked by Jul 06, 2016 at 08:35 PM about the 1997 Honda Civic LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My air-conditioning compressor is not
turning on although my radiator mechanic
told me the compressor is functioning but
something in the computer is preventing it
from turning on any clue what he's talking
about or how I can get my air-conditioning
Compressor to turn on??

2 Answers

24,045

first thing to check is the pressure sensor...and / or add freon.

237,845

Yes, low refrigerant will cause the compressor to not engage.

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