Defrost =a/c. - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
Please Visit our Site Sponsors
6.0L Problems Forum Having Trouble? Post here

Powerstroke.org is the premier Diesel Truck Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 11-08-2013, 05:16 AM
Premium Member
 

Join Date: Jan 2012
Posts: 662
Thanks: 131
Thanked 22 Times in 20 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Defrost =a/c.

When ever I turn on the defrost it's turns on the A/C is this norm ???
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old 11-08-2013, 05:32 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: Central Illinois
Posts: 2,838
Thanks: 104
Thanked 55 Times in 53 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by Pro fuzz View Post
When ever I turn on the defrost it's turns on the A/C is this norm ???
I don't think thats normal lol. It's either the knob or your truck isn't warmed up enough where it feels cold
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3  
Old 11-08-2013, 12:56 PM
Serving Our Country!
 

Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Manor, TX
Posts: 2,958
Thanks: 0
Thanked 23 Times in 22 Posts
Feedback Score: 2 reviews
It's normal. The AC is used to remove the moisture from the air.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #4  
Old 11-08-2013, 12:57 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: Central Illinois
Posts: 2,838
Thanks: 104
Thanked 55 Times in 53 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by JSchuricht View Post
It's normal. The AC is used to remove the moisture from the air.
Huh. Mine doesn't turn the AC on.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #5  
Old 11-08-2013, 01:06 PM
Serving Our Country!
 

Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Manor, TX
Posts: 2,958
Thanks: 0
Thanked 23 Times in 22 Posts
Feedback Score: 2 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by CILcoalroller6.4 View Post
Huh. Mine doesn't turn the AC on.
Then fix your truck. Most modern vehicles use the AC to dry the air in defrost.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #6  
Old 11-08-2013, 03:49 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: Central Illinois
Posts: 2,838
Thanks: 104
Thanked 55 Times in 53 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
ok i see what you mean. it does turn on in my 08 but it doesn't in my 97
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #7  
Old 11-08-2013, 04:11 PM
Premium Member
 

Join Date: Jan 2012
Posts: 662
Thanks: 131
Thanked 22 Times in 20 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Thanks for the one thing learned for the day !!!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:
State/Province
What state or province do you live in?
Security Question
*Required, this field is not shown to others. Enter the last two characters of the word "Powerstroke"
Security Question #2
*Required, this field is not shown to others. "While balancing on a piece of wood, two inches by four inches known as a 2x4, john and his friend sally both spotted a dalmatian inside a truck with sirens, headed to put out a fire. State the animal mentioned in the sentence above."
Insurance
Please select your insurance company (Optional)

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 10:48 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
Garage Plus, Vendor Tools vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.

vB.Sponsors