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  1. ('14-'18) 2015- Groaning AC (video) - what could it be?

    Air Conditioning and Ventilation
    I recently had our 2015 Forester down in Joshua Tree where the temps were over 100F. Thank goodness for air conditioning! One day we got in the car, turned it on and there was a new and very noticeable groaning or low pitch whine that only happened when the A/C was on. The A/C continued to blow...
  2. ('03-'05) 2003 - A/C vent control issues?

    Air Conditioning and Ventilation
    Hey all, I'm new to car repairs so can't get too technical. But I'm pretty good at following technical instructions so am hoping to be able to learn how to fix this issue myself. (Just changed my alternator for the first time so getting to grips with under the hood slowly.) I've bought a used...
  3. ('14-'18) 2014 - AC makes a clunking noise when turned on and car hesitates?

    Air Conditioning and Ventilation
    My 2014 Forester's AC makes a clunking noise when I turn it on and the other day my husband was driving it with the AC on and he said that twice the vehicle hesitated/lost power, I drove it in the morning and it was fine. I purchased a warranty for it when I bought it used. Should I be concerned...