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Old 09-05-2008, 11:42 PM   #1
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94 ford explorer a/c clutch replacement

Any tips on checking the compressor for leaks before the new clutch is installed. I have no special hivac tools except a a/c gauge set and a tank of 134a. The clutch is noisy, sparks, and smokes if ac is turned on. It seems to be cold. Thanks cb


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Old 09-06-2008, 04:18 AM   #2
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94 ford explorer a/c clutch replacement

If the clutch is noisy engaged, more than likely the compressor is going bad and starting to lock up. It's prolly time for a compressor


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