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Why wont your Air Conditioner on your 1988 VW BUS kick in?

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Answered 2006-08-11 12:26:42

If it is too low on coolant the ac compressor will not engage. It is a safety feature to keep from burning it up. Try to add freon and as the pressure builds the compressor should kick on. If you are sure you have adequate coolant; it could be anything from electrical to a frozen compressor.

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