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Unread 03-20-2014, 04:33 PM   #1
crashbig
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A\C compressor wont shut off

Ok I have a 2005 Liberty, I just replaced the discharge line on the a/c after the serptine belt broke and took the hose with it. I recharged it and now my compressor just keeps running when the a\c is selected it wont cycle off. Any ideas.

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Unread 03-22-2014, 10:23 PM   #2
olliehopnoodle
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Your clutch may be bad. The bearings are probably starting to go. Remove the clutch plate and take a look. It's only one nut and you don't have to remove the compressor or anything.

When I was diagnosing a noise/problem with ours I had my wife turn on the AC. The clutch came on. I told her to turn it off. It stayed engauged. Turned out the bearings had gone bad and the assembly was loose enough to keep the clutch engauged.

I bought the assembly from Amazon, paid like $100 for it. It wasn't too hard to replace. I had to buy a nice pair of snap ring pliers (my cheap ones wouldn't open enough). But I like justifying the cost of tools by reminding myself I am saving a ton on upsale parts and labor.
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