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    how can you tell if the air con is working how cold does it get

    vectra c sri 1.9cdti 54 reg

    any way to test it is working correctly

    cheers pete

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    The AC pipes under the bonnet should have condensation on them.

    Something like 4 to 6 deg C measured at the dash face vents.

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    as above while driving around 6 degrees , stationary about 4.2 on mine anyway.

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    The revs will fluctuate slightly when turned on and you should hear it kick in. Also the inst fuel cons may go up to 0.3 gal/hour. There should be enough of a difference to feel the change in temp on your hand after a minute or so. (depending on outside temp).

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    Quote Originally Posted by eminemme42 View Post
    how can you tell if the air con is working how cold does it get

    vectra c sri 1.9cdti 54 reg

    any way to test it is working correctly

    cheers pete

    have you got climate or standard?

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    how can you tell

    climate r standard

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    climate you can alter want temperature you want in the car

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    if its not getting cold enough you may find it needs re-gassing


    mine did the same i took it to nationwide autocentre costs around 50 pounds

    you could ask them to check it

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    no just standard

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    if its not getting cold enough you may find it needs re-gassing


    mine did the same i took it to nationwide autocentre costs around 50 pounds

    you could ask them to check it

    mine is standard as well

    when you press the button the cars rev counter drops a bit it takes a bit of power out of the engine

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