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Do you have manual or automatic climate control?
With the automatic, the compressor may run in all modes but vent (arrow
at face picture), or heat (arrow at feet.)
For the manual, it will run in A/C or defrost.
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I have the manual control and the air conditioning compressor definitely cycles
on and off in heat mode with arrow pointed at both face and feet (the control
is not pointed at either of the defrost modes). The compressor does not run in
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