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  1. Air conditioning musty odor elimination

    2011-2014 Mustang Talk
    Just picked up a cherry '12 6 banger for my 18-year-old, 9000 miles and it's like new. Has the musty A/C problem from condensate left to grow nasties. I found a youtube with a great procedure for filling the condenser box through the drain hose with disinfecting foam, but since there's no...
  2. 2006 V6 Mustang Coolant leaking, AC not working, no sign of overheating

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    Hello everyone. New to this forum. Proud owner of a 2006 V6 Automatic Stang. I'll start off by letting you guys know I'm not very car savvy. I'm having some issues and I have no idea what's wrong. Issue #1: My car has been leaking coolant from time to time. As far as I know, it only leaks when...
  3. A/C questions

    5.0L Tech
    Hello all, I purchased a '90 Fox about a month ago, the A/C does not blow cold. The clutch will spin for a few seconds and stop. I'm not entirely sure where to go from there, and i believe the car has r-12 refrigerant. If anyone can shed light on my predicament it'd be greatly appreciated!
  4. What happens when a heater/AC actuator goes out?

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    Hi all, New member here! I've owned my V6 Mustang for a little over eight months now and I love it. A fun driving experience compared to my old fwd accord. Over the past couple months I've noticed a clicking noise coming from the dash board in various places when I start my car. I did my...
  5. Weird result to IAC/Throttle Body cleaning

    4.6L Tech
    My 1999 Mustang GT had been idling rough, but when I turned the A/C on the idle would be smooth. So I figured I will clean the IAC and I might as well clean the throttle body at the same time. Went out, bought some throttle body cleaner and did the easy job after watching a couple of...
  6. 1968 Mustang A/C

    Classic Talk
    I have a 68 Fastback what I am restoring, and I want to install A/C on it. What would be the cheapest option for this. I'm looking at CJ Pony Parts, but the kit cost from $1000 to $1400. Anyone know a more cost effective way to do this? Is there another car I can pull the A/C unit out of that...
  7. Help Confirm my A/C system readings

    SVT Cobra Tech
    Good morning everyone, I have a 2003 cobra svt that has been having A/C issues. I think I know the problem but I would appreciate some confirmation before I blow it up. Engine running, A/C on max and fan on high. Using the freon recharge kit gauge, low side pressure indicates ~50 psi...
  8. 1996 Mustang v6 3.0 A/C issues

    V6 Tech
    Hey guys, First time here. Wondering if you guys can help. My A/C hasn't worked since I bought the car (used), and I noticed the clutch was not engaging, so after some research I found out that if the pressure is too low, then the clutch won't engage at all. So I tried adding some freon, and...
  9. Cable controlled vs Electronic AC/HEAT??

    Classic Tech
    Alright, I am about to buy the Old air, Hurricane ac/heat kit and I am trying to save money, is there that big of a difference in the cable controlled compared to electronic controls? I just want ac here in GA cryin.gif I found it for 1,085 plus 38 s+h for the cable version on ebay from the...
  10. Installing A/C registers

    Classic Tech
    I'm installing a concourse a/c into my car, and decided to buy some new parts for it. One of the parts being the 4 registers for the front of the actual unit. I'm having trouble installing these, and that's just created scratches around them. I can't seem to find anything about this online, so...
  11. Can you bypass AC pulley with smaller serpentine belt?

    4.6L Tech
    Hello Mustang Gods, I currently have an AC compressor that's deemed "bad" by a mechanic. He's wanting to charge me close to $900 to get everything in working order. All I want is my car to run. I don't even care about AC or have the funds for the replacement. Now is there a certain length of...
  12. 1966 Mustang 289 Bracket help on Air Conditioning and Power Steering

    Classic Tech
    I am rebuilding a 1966 Mustang with 289 engine and need some pictures of the bracket assemblies to get the belts aligned and routed correctly. Do you have an A/C and Power Steering? If you do I need lots of pictures of how it bolts to the engine and particullarly any spacers for the A/C and...
  13. 1968 mustang coupe redo

    Classic Tech
    i am bo johnson and i have a 1968 mustang. i bought a 1985 lincoln towncar with a 302 that i intend to put in this car. transmission too. i know you can use the disc brakes on some cars also but i do not know about the lincoln. if anyone is familiar with this and can offer some pain saving...
  14. 1997 Mustang GT: Convertible Top Doesn't Work

    4.6L Tech
    So here's the deal, recently bought a 97 GT convertible. No manual and already discovered a few electrical problems.. biggest issue, the top doesn't work. The e-brake sensor is connected so that's cool.. prior owner must've spilled soda from the cup holder cause I had to take apart and clean...
  15. New Memeber from Hermosa Beach, CA

    Hey everyone, just bought my first Ford..turns out it's a Mustang. 97 Mustang GT Convertible V8 Stick Shift So far she runs great but thought I should join a great forum in case things start to act up. The only problems thus far seem to be electrical.. convertible top does not activate...
  16. 1999 V6 Mustang A/C Problem

    V6 Tech
    Hello, and thanks in advance for any advice you can lend. My wife has a 99' Mustang coupe. Suddenly the A/C stopped working. It was not a slow loss of cool air, it just suddenly now blows out hot air. Someone mentioned they thought is was the "blend door". Anyone ever heard of that? I...
  17. 2007 convertible GT air conditioning/ heating fan issue

    2005-2010 Mustang GT Tech
    Hello Mustang experts, I have a 2007 Mustang Convertible GT and recently my heating/ air fan has intermitantely stopped blowing. But when it does blow it works perfectly. Sometime it will come on when I make a hard left turn. I am thinking this might be a switch issue. Please give me your...
  18. 1998 Mustang V6 3.8L AC Compressor Chatter

    V6 Tech
    Hello Fellow Mustang Owners, I recently have purchased and tuned up a 1998 mustang 3.8L. The thing runs smooth considering it is above 10 years old. My only problem is as follows (have searched around for a bit and haven't found a solution): Engine cranks over and idles beautifully. I let the...
  19. 1989 Mustang Air Conditioning Relay?

    2.3L Tech
    Does anyone know where the Air Conditioning relay is located on a 1989 2.3? My A/C stopped kicking on (clutch won't turn on, and neither will cooling fan) and I no longer hear the "clicking" in the dash when I turn the A/C on. Naturally I'm suspecting the relay, but am racking my mind trying to...
  20. Ac blowing out defrost?

    5.0L Talk
    So the other day, I got into my 1990 mustang gt and tried to crank the ac, because it was like 99 outside. Then out of no where my ac started blowing out the defrost? Has anyone had this problem/ no what the cause is?