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 Post subject: AUII Climate cont' blend door access ?
Posted: Wed Dec 22, 2021 10:28 pm 
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I'm thinking I'm stuffed or what ? NO HEATER !!!!!!!

AUII fairmont climate control threw an E2 error code at me today & turned itself off.
I didn't give it much thought 'til I tried to use the heater tonight... & nothing.
A/C is working fine, as are all the vents & fan etc.
Definitely no blend door action to be heard!

The E2 code is "blend door failure" & I get the idea I'd need to remove the dash to access the heater case, is that right, OR can the blend door motor be easily accessed ?
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 Post subject: Re: AUII Climate cont' blend door access ?
Posted: Thu Dec 23, 2021 2:46 pm 
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Ok false alarm I guess!!

The system is working normally today. Gremlin apparently gone back into its hole.

Started with the CC diagnostic self test, no fault E2 present.
Blend door flapping away nicely... heat & A/C working fine.

I note with the vents set to FACE/FEET I get hot air to the floor but only luke warm air to the face.
I had an AUII forte wagon a few years ago which did the same thing but worse, with no hot air to the face at all.

Point of fact, I have Multiple Sclerosis & very much require a heater, so fingers crossed the monty takes care of me a bit longer.

Have a safe Xmas everyone.

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Posted: Thu Dec 23, 2021 2:49 pm 
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you too.


may have to have a closer looksy at the aircon fault/problem.
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 Post subject: Re: AUII Climate cont' blend door access ?
Posted: Sun Dec 26, 2021 2:36 pm 
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Something else I could mention too, to save anyone else panicking...
occasionally the A/C will randomly stop producing cold, I'm alerted to this when all the windows fog up in unison & I smell warm, moist air.

My solution to that has always been to stop the engine & restart. Then A/C works fine again.
I suspect the system is low on gas.

As for the recent E2 fault code, I recall seeing it many years ago but I reckon it's done it less than 3 times in the 11 years of ownership.
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 Post subject: Re: AUII Climate cont' blend door access ?
Posted: Wed Feb 02, 2022 5:32 pm 
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Rust Belt wrote:
Something else I could mention too, to save anyone else panicking...
occasionally the A/C will randomly stop producing cold, I'm alerted to this when all the windows fog up in unison & I smell warm, moist air.

My solution to that has always been to stop the engine & restart. Then A/C works fine again.
I suspect the system is low on gas.

As for the recent E2 fault code, I recall seeing it many years ago but I reckon it's done it less than 3 times in the 11 years of ownership.


Oh, this is why. . .well, I have the same thing but I think I'll have someone to diagnose it properly for me. I will definitely tell the guy about this.

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 Post subject: Re: AUII Climate cont' blend door access ?
Posted: Sat Feb 05, 2022 12:07 pm 
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mmm... well my A/C ceased again but this time came back to life all by itself.


....mmmm FORD !
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Posted: Tue Feb 15, 2022 3:04 pm 
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Rust Belt wrote:
Something else I could mention too, to save anyone else panicking...
occasionally the A/C will randomly stop producing cold, I'm alerted to this when all the windows fog up in unison & I smell warm, moist air.

My solution to that has always been to stop the engine & restart. Then A/C works fine again.
I suspect the system is low on gas.

As for the recent E2 fault code, I recall seeing it many years ago but I reckon it's done it less than 3 times in the 11 years of ownership.


Exactly. I've been in the same situation before. :)
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Posted: Fri May 13, 2022 1:29 am 
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Rust Belt wrote:
Something else I could mention too, to save anyone else panicking...
occasionally the A/C will randomly stop producing cold, I'm alerted to this when all the windows fog up in unison & I smell warm, moist air.

My solution to that has always been to stop the engine & restart. Then A/C works fine again.
I suspect the system is low on gas.

As for the recent E2 fault code, I recall seeing it many years ago but I reckon it's done it less than 3 times in the 11 years of ownership.

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Exactly. I've been in the same situation before. :)


Lol. Specially this summer, A/C is my buddy, but when it has a problem, I started to panic also :lol:

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Posted: Tue Jun 07, 2022 1:27 am 
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ford_maseudra wrote:
davidson02 wrote:
Rust Belt wrote:
Something else I could mention too, to save anyone else panicking...
occasionally the A/C will randomly stop producing cold, I'm alerted to this when all the windows fog up in unison & I smell warm, moist air.

My solution to that has always been to stop the engine & restart. Then A/C works fine again.
I suspect the system is low on gas. check engine near me
As for the recent E2 fault code, I recall seeing it many years ago but I reckon it's done it less than 3 times in the 11 years of ownership.

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Exactly. I've been in the same situation before. :)


Lol. Specially this summer, A/C is my buddy, but when it has a problem, I started to panic also :lol:


AC is a part of living..

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Posted: Mon Jun 20, 2022 4:01 am 
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That can be a huge bummer. I'll go rouge without an AC. golf course fertilizer
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