A/C Troubleshooting

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Curtis N.'s Comment
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My 2011 Volvo 780 A/C won’t cool while idling but works fine when driving. Can I get some helpful input on this subject please???

PackRat's Comment
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When was the last time all the air filters were replaced?

Curtis N.'s Comment
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Three months ago

PackRat's Comment
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Is there a filter behind the glove box, near the heater/ air conditioning system blower motor?

In many manufacturers, this is the location of the most difficult to reach filter. Therefore, it is the one not normally replaced.

Curtis N.'s Comment
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Thanks I’ll look for it tomorrow

PackRat's Comment
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That filter is usually a beast, so it never gets changed. I got my current ride "Hannah" with 148,000 miles. At 165,000, I had the mechanics check it out when the A/C was not getting cold. It had never been replaced, and that was the fix.

Do a Google search for your truck year and model because it can be very in-depth to replace.

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