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97 Jeep Grand Cherokee A/C compressor clutch will not engage.

A/c compressor clutch will turn freely by hand but controls will not cause it to engage. All the dash controls work as expected. I cannot find a diagram of the fuses and what they control so checking them one at a time is more bother than it will be worth. I guess I am headed for the shop.

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  • jamesljones Jun 21, 2009

    Thanks, I didn't realize low freon could keep the compressor from functioning. I had found the AC fuse under the hoob but another site said there was a mini fuse under the dash that might be affecting it. But the diagram on the fuse box cover wasn't a lot of help.

    I will try the freon and see what happens.



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The fuse for ac is under the hood. the lid usually when you flip them open on that tell you what is what. if fuse is good you may have just lost enough freon to keep compressor from kicking in.

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