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I have year 2000 (Old shape) audi 1.9tdi and the air con has been topped up but is still not working.

I have year 2000 audi 1.9tdi and the air con has been topped up but is still not working. there were no reported leaks while being topped up, and only needed about 17% of its fluid. The air con unit has been replaced about 4 years ago and i have had the car about 9 months now and has never worked. when I took the car to a garage while working from home for a service, the mechanic said he found (strangley) somekind of air con steel pully about 5" in diamater resting inside the bottom part of the engine compartment. I did see this and just thought it had been left behind. Prior to this pully being found (Not sure if related) the car was making a strange sound from the engine compartment like a large bearing had gone and was rattling like mad for at least a full day, then the sound had gone totally. I have checked the fuse in the fuse holder on the side of the inside facia, and this looks ok. The air con light comes on, but the blower is barely cold. can anyone help. Kind regards Martin

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  • mhaynes352 Jun 01, 2009

    Hi, thanks for that, I understand the clutch bearing, but the noise has gone away and that was a few months ago thanks.



    I suspect the thermostat or ac pump as you said... I there any way of checking these manually before taking to a garage...?

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You may need to check the thermostat and have your clutch bearing checked for your ac pump.

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