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Old 08-01-2019, 10:08 AM   #1
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Dash A/C

So I picked up a new 2020 32ds yesterday and the dash a/c doesnít work. Going through the check List. The a/c main relay seems to activists appropriately, the fuses for a/c under the hood seem good and the a/c fuse under the bed seems fine. The ford manual seems to imply at least 2 more fuse boxes which I havenít located yet. The RV dealer wasnít helpful and are trying to get me into the commercial ford dealership whom isnít answering the phone. So in the mean time a few questions.


Where are the remaining fuse boxes.

And any known easy fixes to ford a/c issues?
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Old 08-01-2019, 11:11 AM   #2
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You said "new". If its new, take that sucker back to the dealer and make them repair it.


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Old 08-01-2019, 11:31 AM   #3
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I would not have left like that if New
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Old 08-01-2019, 11:44 AM   #4
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Many times the chassis AC is low on refrigerant from sitting in the yard. If the you can hear the clutch kick in when you turn it on, that's most likely the cause. Also, when really hot out, it takes a while before it starts to move cool air. Try pressing the "recirculate" button. This will pull cooler air from inside rather than the air from the engine compartment.
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Old 08-01-2019, 11:46 AM   #5
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Since its a "new" modle, there SHOULD be a warranty.



Get on the phone with FR service and warranty, IF there is one.
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Old 08-01-2019, 12:40 PM   #6
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You said "new". If its new, take that sucker back to the dealer and make them repair it.


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Already done. But was hoping to find something easy as I was hoping to head out tonight or tomorrow am.
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It was over 100 degrees, itís not uncommon that it trucks donít cool well at idle here, so didnít think much of it until it wasnít cooling until almost home.
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Old 08-01-2019, 04:00 PM   #8
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On the road finally. A/c compressor was ďunpluggedĒ. Temp is much improved however will be pulling out the temp gauges to check, still not quite as cool as Iíd expect.
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Dash A/C

On the highway if all is close to working properly. 10-15 miles. High blow max cool(recirculate) it should blow 35-45 deg air.

Windows up...of course.
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Old 08-03-2019, 03:20 PM   #10
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Had the same problem, it ended up being a faulty dash switch.
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