2002 Ford Escape Q&A

2002 Ford Escape Question: Does it matter maintenance wise if u start the car w the ac in the on position

Does it harm the car or does it matter at all.....keep in mind I live in Florida...thanks -
Answer 1
no. it should not effect any thing at all. i live in a cold environment(-40c in the winter). standard practice to have my heat turned up during warm up. never effect anything. -
Answer 2
i have cust that leave a/c on from the day they bought it. the only thing that will decreae compressor life if done continuesly is turning a/c on while driving at high rpm. -