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2012 Honda Accord Sedan EX 4dr I4 Man

2012 Honda Accord Sedan
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Large
23 (2011) mpg city / 33 (2011) mpg hwy
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May 21, 2013, 10:41 pm

Phil R

Question: When the ac is on, the cold air only comes out of he passenger side 2 vents.

Warm air comes out of the driver side 2 vents. My mechanic replaced the "SDA A01 drivers air mix motor" but i still have the problem. What else could it be?

May 28, 2013, 3:33 pm

Ron W
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If you have replaced the blend door for the driver's side and it still is putting out warm air, either the switch that controls the door or its wiring is the most likely cause. You will need someone to activate the switch/lever and someone else to watch the door and see if it moves.

I'd suspect it doesn't. Other than that there really isn't much that can cause a temp difference from side to side like you are describing.

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June 17, 2013, 3:37 am

Phil R

My mechanic says he doesnt have the expertise to check this further. Does the dash need to be removed to do this or how can i do it without taking the car to a honda dealer?

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July 16, 2013, 3:39 pm

Ron W
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You really need a shop to look at it that deals with this type of problem. Most cars you can see or feel the door move when the switch is activated. Some also require calibration of th new door (which may be your case) If that is the issue, you will need to take it into the dealer.

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