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(2005 Chevrolet Malibu)
in Clinton, MD on December 11, 2009
If my AC stops running will I be able to still run the heat until I get the AC repaired?
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on December 11, 2009
When you mean "stops running" you mean doesn't blow cold. I would unplug the a/c compressor so it doesn't engage anymore. Yes you'll have heat without the a/c working.
on August 05, 2010
How do I unplug the AC compressor and if I go to a shop to have it unplugged, will it cost a lot of money?
on August 03, 2010
You should be able to run the heat without the AC, they are not tied together by anything, but they use the same blower.
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