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Old 01-22-2012
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i have a 97 ford ranger 4.0 4wheel drive, ok well the ac is out. the compressor is leaking i have that one figured out but for some reason i only have heat in the cab. vent, floor, defrost, doesn't matter, all i can get is max heat, no cool air at all. any ideas?
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Old 01-22-2012
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Do a search for blend door actuator.
There was a thread a couple years ago with pics on how to repair it.
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Old 01-22-2012
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Check vacume lines and maybe the hvac controls are shot.
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Old 01-22-2012
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As OTRtech stated, it sounds like the blend door. Here are a few links that might help:

Blend Door 1

Blend Door 2

Blend Door 3

Blend Door 4
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You do know the compressor will not run in temps under 40 degreess in the AC mode?
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