This problem just occurred and the we had just charged the unit with freon.
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1996 Ford Contour Question: my compressor is not turning, could it be a plug, a fuse, or does it need replacing?
Answer #1Tyreguy June 07, 2011, 08:08Master
Take you car back to the place that recharged your system and have them diagnose the issue. Chances are, your a/c system has a leak, the freon they just put in has leaked out resulting in the compressor not turning on (safety feature).
Answer #2mastertech6371 June 07, 2011, 08:16Master
how much freon?? if it is not turning, then you cannot charge it.
was it working prior to you charging it??