The most likely cause is low R-134. Ensure IGN3 fuse (10-amp) and HVAC SW fuse (20-amp), both located in instrument panel fuse block, are okay. I guess those are my plans for this weekend if I can find the parts. Would this be the switch right here, the battery is just to the left of the picture.
Locate Body Control Module (BCM) and disconnect 16-pin connector. Loading... If I had a diagram I might know where to look next. There is indeed a temp fuse on the clutch coil built into the AC unit.
At 45PSI you will not get that signal. __________________ A lousy day in Paradise is still a day in Paradise. Share it! Thanks geoshanna View Public Profile Send a private message to geoshanna Find More Posts by geoshanna 02-19-2011, 05:33 AM #6 BIGDAVE54 Junior Member Join Date: Feb 2011 Location:
Sign in to make your opinion count. The compressor will not kick when you only have 45PSI. k. Saturn L200 Ac Not Working Oops posted to the wrong AC question.
Do you mean it was ' NOT TAKING' r134a unless compress was engaged? Saturn Air Conditioning Troubleshooting Home Gallery Register FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Saturn Spot > Saturn Model & Technical Discussion > Saturn S-Series A/C Compressor Not Engaging TIMSPEED S-Series Tech 8 04-17-2009 11:03 PM A/C Clutch Not Engaging AmiesLivin4Him S-Series Tech 3 05-20-2008 04:13 PM 99 SL2, AC not engaging jimsz S-Series Tech 23 05-16-2007 07:48 AM A/C http://ricksfreeautorepairadvice.com/compressor-clutch-not-engaging/ If this technique doesn't work, take it to a shop.
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Ssicarman View Public Profile Send a private message to Ssicarman Find More Posts by Ssicarman 07-15-2010, 11:56 AM #3 geoshanna Member Join Date: Jan 2009 Posts: 81 Using the Get a 1-Month subscription (31 Days) for $16.99, 1-Year (Best Value!) for $25.99, or a 4-Year (Best Value!) for $39.99. A/c Clutch Not Engaging Advanced Forum Search | Advanced Photo Search Contact Us - SaturnFans.com - Archive - Privacy Statement - Top Powered by vBulletin Version 3.8.9Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc. How To Bypass Ac Clutch Relay With engine running and the AC set to MAX, use a digital voltmeter to check for battery voltage and good ground at the connector.
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After the air is out, it can be recharged with the specified amount of refrigerant. Now, the compressor is not engaging. Both the pulley and the clutch should be spinning. Check for voltage at A/C-heater control panel (HVAC control head) terminal B5 (Green/White wire).
if you grounded the black wire and the clutch did not come onm then the clutch is bad,tim Ask Your Own Saturn Question Customer: replied5 years ago. How To Manually Engage Ac Compressor Clutch Try This Quick Fix Before Buying a New One How To: Replace an oil pressure sending unit to fix a low engine oil pressure gauge How To: Clean your AC drain ChrisFix 367,344 views 13:30 2003 Toyota A/C Relay Problems - Duration: 3:10.
All the fuses are good but the compressor clutch does not engage at all. REWARD EXCELLENCE! Working... How To Check Home A/c Compressor SPONSORED LINKS Do you have the same problem?YesNo Thursday, July 31st, 2008 AT 5:03 PM 1 Reply merlin2021 Expert 17,587 posts 1.
If voltage is present, check for open in Green/White wire and repair as necessary. 7. It's important to note that air conditioning compressors need a constant supply of oil to prevent catastrophic failure. I'm assuming my dashboard switch works since it lights up, but how can I test it to be sure? BIGDAVE54 View Public Profile Send a private message to BIGDAVE54 Find More Posts by BIGDAVE54 02-24-2011, 04:55 PM #7 BIGDAVE54 Junior Member Join Date: Feb 2011 Location: Columbia,SC Posts:
Click the reputation button near the bottom left corner of this message box. Another cause could be an internal obstruction inside the refrigerant circuit that is preventing refrigerant from circulating inside the A/C system. I like the wiring diagrams in Eautorepair.net better than the hard-to-read factory diagrams on Alldatadiy. They said it might possbily be the ECM, any way to check this other than resetting it?
i put a ground from the body to the bolt on the compressor and it still doesnt engage Expert: Tim Mohr replied5 years ago. Ssicarman View Public Profile Send a private message to Ssicarman Find More Posts by Ssicarman 06-17-2010, 05:11 AM #3 hoseppi Senior Member Join Date: Jan 2010 Location: Annapolis Md. Posts: 136 You can disconnect the low pressure switch and install a jumper wire in the plug. REWARD EXCELLENCE!
On 2.2L engine equipped models, check for voltage at connector C1 terminal C4 (Gray wire). Eautorepair.net is really Mitchell On Demand with a consumer style interface. yes, put 12 volts to the clutch wire, and then ground the compressor body, but you have already done this on the car, so it should be any different, now you