1993 Volvo 850 Q&A

1993 Volvo 850 Question: cliamte control

hi i hve a 850 mod 1993 the climate control led snooze when i start my car for 2 min , when i turn on the AC the compressor start and stop many time , can some one help me -
Answer 1
The A/C system is likely low on refrigerant, which means there is probably a leak in the system. The evaporator is a common place to find a leak on this car, and unfortunately it's a very expensive repair, 8 hours labor +parts, so over $1,000 (if that's the problem). Many people just add refrigerant and it will last for a few months, enough to get you through the summer. If the lights on the controller are flashing, then you have another issue and it would need to be checked out. -
Answer 2
Try shimming the compressor with a bread bag clip. Look it up on line first to get the particulars. -