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Old 06-18-2011, 10:56 AM
Aurelien Aurelien is offline
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Default My 1997 Ford Ranger No a/c

I have a 1997 Ford Ranger with no a/c but just heater. Does anyone know if anyone installed a/c? I would LOVE to have a/c in my 97 Ranger.
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Old 06-18-2011, 10:58 AM
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Default Re: My 1997 Ford Ranger No a/c

what trim level do you have xl/xlt? if you have an xlt there is a good chance it might be pre wired for ac
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Old 06-18-2011, 11:01 AM
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Default Re: My 1997 Ford Ranger No a/c

Its a XL.
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Old 06-18-2011, 11:03 AM
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Default Re: My 1997 Ford Ranger No a/c

that could be a problem because you would have to run all the wires for the system...chances are it isnt pre wired
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Old 06-18-2011, 12:11 PM
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Default Re: My 1997 Ford Ranger No a/c

What would I look for under the hood to see if there is prewire?
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Old 06-18-2011, 12:32 PM
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Default Re: My 1997 Ford Ranger No a/c

look for a connector in the area where the compressor would be
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Old 06-18-2011, 12:42 PM
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Default Re: My 1997 Ford Ranger No a/c

I never understood why A/C was optional with Manual trans, but it was standard with Auto trans.
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