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Old 02-04-2013, 10:03 PM
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My ac system went out and blows hot air. I checked the compressor and it cycles on and off about every 4 seconds. I checked the freon and it shows it's good.

I'm wondering if the clutch has gone bad. The clutch looks like it stops, then has a hard time getting started again, like its almost seized. I'll try and get a video tomorrow
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If your compressor is cycling off and on at this rate, your refrigerant level is low.
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Old 02-10-2013, 10:44 PM
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That fixed it, thanks. Charged it up and it works great now.

The el cheapo gauges I used weren't reading the pressure right.
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