Engine has low power when AC is on

Tiny
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  • 1999 HONDA CITY
  • V12
  • 2WD
  • MANUAL
  • 345,000 MILES

I noticed that when the engine is running and AC is turned on, the engine gradually becomes weak and power will be slow. Thereafter the temperature will also rise.

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Thursday, August 11th, 2011 AT 7:17 AM

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Tiny
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Some power loss is normal but if it's excessive, check for exhaust restriction.

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Thursday, August 11th, 2011 AT 10:05 AM

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