HVAC Air Flow Switching to Defrost When Accelerating on Dodge Ram Wagon 1500

The AC/heater (HVAC) system may unexpectedly switch to the defrost mode when accelerating. This system is operated by engine vacuum and should be inspected for any vacuum leaks if this problem develops.  There is also a revised vacuum check valve available to address this concern.

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Average mileage: 150,000 (150,000–150,000)
8 model years affected: 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, more1999, 2000, 2001, 2002
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