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AC went out and we had to redirect the belt to exclude. What is broken

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What happens is either the bearings in the compres froze up for the clutch on the comp froze up either way to get it to work agian you need to replace the comp. but if you dont know to steps to do so dont youll just be throwning money away.

Posted on Nov 12, 2009

Testimonial: "Thanks for your help. I thought it was the compressor, but not being a mechanic, I didn't know. I think they should run about 150-two hundred"

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    i can tell you how to replace it

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