How to Tell if the Clutch or the AC Compressor Is Bad?

Answer The air conditioning system on a vehicle has a number of components that work in concert with each other to deliver cool air to the passenger cabin. The clutch drives the compressor, which sends re... Read More »

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How to Replace a Compressor and Clutch?

Do-it-yourself auto repair can seem a bit complicated. Unfamiliar terminology, tools, and a general uneasiness around all things motorized can be overwhelming. However, taking small steps, in conju... Read More »

How to Repair an AC Compressor Clutch?

An air conditioning compressor clutch engages and disengages the compressor when the air conditioning is turned on and off. It is an electromagnetic-activated device. Its components consist of (fro... Read More »

What to Do If an A/C Compressor Clutch Does Not Disengage?

A/C compressors are difficult to work with because of the refrigerant stored inside. When a compressor clutch does not disengage, it will cause the refrigerant to build up and freeze the line. To d... Read More »

How Does an AC Compressor Clutch Work?

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