2015 dodge journey

Ask our auto mechanics for help to all your Dodge and Chrysler questions.

2015 dodge journey

Unread post by guest » Sun Jul 30, 2023 6:07 pm

The air compressor in my 2015 Dodge Journey went out and my air conditioner quit working. The compressor has been replaced as well as the freon. I blew out cold air for 2 days and now its just blowing out air. What can

User avatar
Posts: 2517
Joined: Wed Apr 10, 2013 12:42 pm

Re: 2015 dodge journey

Unread post by carriedi » Mon Jul 31, 2023 10:27 am

I would suspect that a leak may be the problem. Put a set of gauges on the system and see if the pressure looks good. If the system pressure isn't high enough the pressure sensor will not let the compressor turn on to protect the system.

when you turn the AC on, does the compressor turn on or not? If it turns on but the vent temp. isn't getting cold, that would be a different problem. If the compressor doesn't turn on, then I would suspect that there is a leak. Most AC oil has an UV dye in it. A black light would help you locate the leak.

who did the replacement? If a shop did the work, they should check their work and see if there is a leak in the part they worked on. they might fix and replace the refrigerant under warranty.

  • Similar Topics
    Last post