Originally Posted by Strix
Good point. When the temp goes below a certain point the A/C stops cycling anyways, so why would one need to turn it 'off'...?
Because when it is raining and 50 degrees outside, you don't need the A/C compressor running and sapping horsepower and fuel mileage. Just blowing fresh air over the windshield will keep it clear of condensation.
It would be nice if the Focus had a way to disable it.