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1987 gt 5.0 a/c compressor cuts out when driving?

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Old 05-18-2012, 08:11 PM   #1
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Default 1987 gt 5.0 a/c compressor cuts out when driving?

The A/C seems to work good as long as I am barely on the gas. As soon as I give it much gas the compressor kicks off.
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Old 05-18-2012, 10:34 PM   #2
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Entirely or cycle? It should cycle, but explain better
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Old 05-18-2012, 10:39 PM   #3
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need to check the charge, could be low on charge/ refrigerant, an a/c performance test should be done first = check vent output temp
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^ was going to get to that with more details, if its constantly staying on at idle, then begins to cycle in and out with higher rpm I would suspect low charge as its having trouble building pressure.

Still, more details are needed
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