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RE: AC, no AC
>My 89 100's AC system is crazied, along with outside air temp
>When outside temp indicator registers a bizzare temp (most of
>i.e. 140F when actual temp is about 85F, the AC refuses to
>call (no sound/feel of compressor engaging).
>When the outside air-temp indicator acts somewhat normally
>AC works like a charm.
>I'm still waiting for shop manuals from rb, so any interim
>would be appreciated.
There are two outside temp sensors. One in front of the
condenser, second in the plenum chamber near evaporator housing. Seems
that one of them (or both) is fooling the computer. You may also want to
check the error codes in the cc computer. This is covered in Bentley,
but I have downloaded the code charts ( as far as I remember, from
ftp://ftp.metrics.com ). You can look for them at this address, or I can
send them to you. E-mail me privately if you like me to do that.
87 Audi 5000CS turbo (mine)
88 Renault Medallion wagon (mom's)
91 mountain bike (just in case both cars broke at the same time :-)