98 mercury tracer ac unit will only blow cold air if it's cold outside but stops working when it's hot outside. What can i do to troubleshoot?

Asked by Mar 25, 2015 at 11:21 PM about the 1998 Mercury Tracer 4 Dr GS Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Sounds like the refrigerant (R134a) has leaked out. If you're not familiar with air conditioning systems this is best left to a professional. These systems are under pressure and can cause serious injury if not serviced correctly. HTH. -Jim

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