| || ||Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|5th May 2008, 18:36||#1|
Join Date: Apr 2008
ikon ac: water condensation & engine jerk
2 problems i'm encountering in my 1.6:
1) water dripping from under the dashboard on the left side. seems to be condensation on the AC i'm guessing.
2) engine jerking with the AC on. now i know that with the AC on there will be a loss of power but will i notice it so much that when the engine speed drops a bit the car starts jerking? i mean i'm supposed to have 91 ponies. i find at slower speeds i have to drop a gear lower than when i have the AC off. incidentally i noticed a slight jerking a little earlier. coolant top up seemed to cure that, though there is still a bit of that with the AC off... not too bad though.
sorry if these topics have been discussed earlier but i find it difficult searching AC topics because of the word length restriction :(
|5th May 2008, 19:05||#2|
Join Date: Dec 2006
Thanked: 146 Times
check to see if vaccum pipe which runs to inlet manifold is connected.
|5th May 2008, 19:10||#3|
Senior - BHPian
Join Date: Nov 2006
Thanked: 58 Times
Hey man I also faced the same problem in my 1.3exi Ford ikon 2002,i still remember i drove my car at the max speed of 70kmpl to alibagh with full jerking issues.I showed my car to almost 3 service centers in Mumbai,but none of them were able to find the cause of it,even changed the Hi-tension cables,filters,oil-pump,spark plugs,opened the tapet head did settings,re-flashed ecm still the problem used to start after 3-4days after the car came from servicing,in last 6months the average dropped rapidly and last i remember in 500rs fuel it only ran 23kms finally sold the car for 1L
Last edited by ramie2400 : 5th May 2008 at 19:11.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Engine jerk/glitch||Abhay||Technical Stuff||24||10th December 2015 13:28|
|SWIFT Petrol Engine jerk||subbarao||Technical Stuff||25||18th June 2012 21:07|
|Fluid leakage or condensation?||k_nitin_r||Technical Stuff||3||17th June 2012 18:33|
|Windscreen condensation?||adman77||Technical Stuff||22||14th August 2007 11:23|
|water condensation in oil tank?||babe_on_wheels||Technical Stuff||6||24th August 2006 19:18|