[V8] 93 v8 climate control, a/c turns itself on
ekellock at gmail.com
Fri Jul 20 15:30:30 EDT 2007
Are you talking about the compressor cycling on and off to maintain temp?
I'm talking about pressing AUTO, setting the temp to 69, then pressing
the snowflake to turn that off, and adjusting the fan to just below
half on the scale and then having the snowflake turn back on.
The word "auto" still displays above the temp display so maybe it's
sensing something that it thinks requires the compressor to be
I've reviewed the owner's manual twice and it says nothing about this.
On 7/20/07, Paul Jones <elsey12 at hotmail.com> wrote:
> I have no idea about the technicalities, however, I know that when the cc
> unit is in auto the ac will kick on and off as it sees fit. Usually, the ac
> want's to stay on constantly even when the heater is running.
> >From: "Ed Kellock" <ekellock at gmail.com>
> >To: V8 <v8 at audifans.com>
> >Subject: [V8] 93 v8 climate control, a/c turns itself on
> >Date: Fri, 20 Jul 2007 11:52:29 -0600
> >Is this supposed to happen?
> >Last night driving home from work the outside temp was moderately
> >warm, but a bit muggy due to some weather in the area, conditions
> >somewhat different than usual here. My car had been parked in the
> >parking garage all day so it was cool enough that I didn't punch the
> >snowflake. I had the temp set at 69 and manually adjusted the fan to
> >just below the middle. The a/c came on by itself 3 times on the way
> >home. I didn't notice it immediately any of the 3 times so I don't
> >know what the driving conditions were then.
> >I read the manual, but didn't see anything about this. Is there a
> >feature that turns on the compressor automatically for any reason?
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