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Old 06-10-2016, 09:46 AM
gmannke gmannke is offline
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2006 BMW X3 Air conditioning problem

I am having an issue with my 2006 BMW X3.

If I turn the air conditioning on full blast hot air comes out of the dashboard vents, cold air from the face vents and hot air from the foot vents. I was wondering if someone could tell me what might be causing hot air to come from the windshield and foot vents while cold air is coming out of the face vents.

A breakdown of what might be wrong and how to fix it would be great. I'm assuming there might be some kind of diverted that isn't working properly.

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Old 06-11-2016, 10:49 PM
dukedkt442 dukedkt442 is offline
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Needs a recharge. Probably have a leak somewhere.
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Old 08-10-2016, 10:53 AM
bill246 bill246 is offline
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hello there i am having the same issue with my x3. i am being advised that it can be either the heater control valve or the heater matrix gearbox flap . does anyone have any more info?
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