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Old 06-27-2010, 02:55 PM
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1984 300TDT squealing A/C

Just replace the belt that broke on the A/C compressor. Belt tightens well, and appears to stay tight until I turn on the compressor, then all hell breaks loose. The belt seems to be loose, but I have re-tightened several times with the same results. Could the compressor or clutch be going out?

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Old 06-27-2010, 03:24 PM
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Is the Compressor "Locked Up" ?

Is the Clutch "Locked Up" ?
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Old 06-27-2010, 04:06 PM
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I vote for the compressor being locked up.
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Old 06-27-2010, 06:11 PM
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mobenz,

How does the front clutch of the compressor feel when you turn it?

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