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1997 Ford Explorer Question: What am I missing my ac blows only hot air?



Michelle_84, 4.0L V6 SOHC, Robstown, TX, August 24, 2013, 09:38

I have a 1997 ford explorer ac compressor turns on mechanic put freon no leaks I can hear a pop when I turn the ac on like a door opening any idea what it can be?

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  • Answer #1

    August 24, 2013, 09:55

    sounds like the temperature door motor is broke. located behind dash.

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    Michelle_84, August 24, 2013, 10:19

    Thank you

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  • Answer #2

    August 24, 2013, 10:18

    Check the heater control valve under the hood. It's installed in the heater hose and it is supposed to cut off the hot coolant entering the HVAC system when A/C is selected!! IF it is not closing, A/C won't cool!!! Actuated by vacuum, common for vac. line to break.

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