2005 Ford Five Hundred Q&A
2005 Ford Five Hundred Question: air conditioner
The ari in my vehicle works ok while im driving. As soon as I come to a red light or stop sign the air blows warm. Even when im parked it will blow warm air - Visitor
Mine too!! same exact thing. Can anyone help? My email is firstname.lastname@example.org - Gailmarrs
My air conditioner on my 2007 Ford 500 blows warm air the minute I slow down or stop. What is wrong? - Visitor
Most likely your problem is the compressor control valve. Cost for a new one is abot $30. This is the most likely culprit based off of your described symptoms. Dealerships will want to replace the compressor, point out that this is a common problem with the Ford 500. A new control valvve is much cheaper than a new compressor. - Visitor
My compressor was bad too, same exact issue, blew warm at idle. Rev up to 2000 -3000 rpm and it blew cold. - Visitor
Have mechanic check for leaking air compressor "O" ring seals. - Visitor
I have an 05, mine started doing the same. A friend is a mechanic, he says it's the compressor. Apparently it's a problem with this compressor in these cars. To replace the compressor will cost $700 for part, not including labor. He drained the Freon and recharged it, said that will hold me for a while. I just make sure I rev it up to about 2000 RPM for a few seconds and that seems to help. - Visitor
The Air conditioner isn't leaking Had it checked and was full of freon. They suggested changing air cabin filter...
I just had my 500 air conditioner repaired because it was not cooling properly. Ford said it was a leak in the line. It still is...
where is the connection to recharge the air conditioner
Our air conditioner only cools when the vehicle is driving in high gear. And then it never gets really cold.