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Old 04-02-2011, 12:32 PM   #1
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A/C Won't hold charge

I just recharged my system AGAIN. Not cheap when you look at the cost of Refer-Juice.

Pulled and held vacume for 30 minutes, recharged, annd used sniffer and soapy water. ALL CLEAR

As I drove around, it seemed the compressor was rather loud. I looked underneath and there is a lot of moisture, Kinda green in color. It is not antifreeze according to taste test. It looks to be coming from the area behind the compressor.


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Old 04-02-2011, 01:03 PM   #2
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You might have a clogged compressor or the core is bad. Won't hold a charge, possibly leaking. A clog could spew out freon, explaining moisture/fluid...thus causing the compressor to act up and the AC to not work.

I'd start by simply flushing the system with a store bought kit and see what happens before you start replacing things.

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Old 04-02-2011, 06:54 PM   #3
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pressure it up with air and check its likely the compressor seal not holding up /if you have a gauge set what are your pressures at
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