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When the ac is running it makes a bubbling gargling sound. when the car takes off from a stop you can hear water rushing and rolling about the engine compartment.

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  • CarySchroeder May 11, 2010

    You likely have a plugged drain on your ac coils, allows water to collect and when you are driving, it rolls around inside the coils area. I don't know particulars of the car, but need ot get drain unplugged, perhaps someone can explain how here.

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Sounds like you might have a plugged drain hose from your condensor overflow reservoir. All of the water that drips off the condensor while you run your AC has to go somewhere. It's located under the passenger floor board and if it's not draining properly you can get a lot of water sitting in there.

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