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First guess would be low on refrigerant, causing the compressor to quit running after a short period. Could also be a buildup of pressure in the system, causing the system to shut down. Also possible that the fan clutch or some assembly on the compressor only works for a short period. . .

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Q: Why would a 1999 Mercury Tracer AC blow cool air for about a minute and then stop cooling?
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