if there is power at the clutch it can only be a bad clutch or a bad ground,Tim Ask Your Own Saturn Question Customer: replied5 years ago. If voltage is present, go to step 7. 6. Add to Want to watch this again later? Connect the Low Pressure Hose (the one with the smaller coupling) to the Low Side Service port (usually located on the accumulator, or on the suction hose that goes from the
Share it! Rate the quality of this post and help Steve44 reputation points. then it absolutely has to be a bad clutch, it has power and you suplied the ground, if the clutch does not engage, then it has to be a bad clutch, tim87114 View Public Profile Find More Posts by tim87114 07-08-2012, 10:26 PM #9 mvikesguy Banned Join Date: Jul 2012 Posts: 1 Quote: Originally Posted by cbholmes85 Thanks for the
In order for the computer to provide ground, it must receive a good signal from the low pressure switch, high pressure switch, and evaporator temperature sensor. Loading... RockAuto Auto Parts 1,024,601 views 4:01 How Car AC Systems Work and How to Diagnose AC System Issues For Beginners - Duration: 21:55.
Would this be the switch right here, the battery is just to the left of the picture. Password Register FAQ Members List Groups Calendar Chat Room Today's Posts Search Search Forums Show Threads Show Posts Advanced Search Chat Room Enter Chat Room Enter Chat Room (Float) User(s) EricTheCarGuy 1,006,751 views 28:47 AC Troubleshooting the Compressor Clutch - Duration: 7:50. Saturn L200 Ac Not Working You would need pressure gauges to be able to properly check that.
Simply depressing the service fitting valve with a small screwdriver to see if any refrigerant squirts out is NOT an accurate check because it tell you how much pressure is in Saturn Air Conditioning Troubleshooting SaturnSpot.com Announcements & Feedback Forum Support General Discussion General Non Saturn Car Discussion SaturnSpot.com Marketplace Saturn Cars For Sale It's important to note that air conditioning compressors need a constant supply of oil to prevent catastrophic failure. http://ricksfreeautorepairadvice.com/compressor-clutch-not-engaging/ Now you should see the compressor clutch in the AC system spinning.
Turn ignition off. 2001 Saturn Ac Problems Technical Issues Saturn News, Press Releases & Recall Notices Press Releases General Saturn News Saturn Recall Notifications Simply jumpered the hi/low pressure switch and started adding refrigerant while lettting the compressor run. Wiring varies by make, model, and year.
Ensure IGN3A fuse (10-amp) and A/C fuse (10-amp), both located in underhood fuse panel, are okay. This is probably the most common cause of a no cooling problem. A/c Clutch Not Engaging Enter Keywords or a Phrase: Be sure to visit our other websites: AA1Car Diagnostic Help Auto Repair Yourself CarleySoftware OBD2HELP.com Random-Misfire.com Scan Tool Help TROUBLE-CODES.com How To Bypass Ac Clutch Relay richpin06a 259,688 views 6:59 A C Switches - Duration: 19:55.
Thank you! BAD MOVE. The car is a 98 Saturn sl2 Reply 1 Carl David Morrow 2 years ago I have three Saturn's and if I knew I was going to have the trouble that REWARD EXCELLENCE! Saturn Air Conditioner Compressor
This Started ...Asked by papadave · 3 ANSWERS 2000 Ford Mustang Air Compressor Will Not EngageAir Conditioning Problem 2000 Ford Mustang 6 Cyl Two Wheel Drive Manual 135000 Miles I Replaced The radiator fans will cause the refrigerant to condense and turn back into a liquid. Chad Qualls 354,745 views 3:10 Fix overcharged car air conditioner - Duration: 6:17. There is a way to add more refrigerant without hot wiring the low pressure switch and running the compressor.
In a computer controlled system, the compressor clutch relay is grounded by the computer. How To Manually Engage Ac Compressor Clutch Eventually it had circulated throughout the system and it now engages on its own. Any help is appreciated.
The time now is 04:42 PM. © 2006 - 2016 CrowdGather | Advertisers | Investors | Legal | A member of the Crowdgather Forum Community Contact Us - Saturn Spot A blockage here will prevent the refrigerant from entering the evaporator or recirculating through the refrigeration circuit. Rating is available when the video has been rented. How To Check Home A/c Compressor Click the reputation button near the bottom left corner of this message box.
Normal LOW side readings with R12 should be around 20 to 30 PSI for an expansion valve system, or 15 to 40 PSI for an orifice tube system. If so, the compressor is working and the A/C system probably contains enough refrigerant to make cold air, so the problem is inside the HVAC unit. The actual pressure is a very poor measure of much refrigerant is actually present, the gauges may read normal static pressure with far less than a good charge. Read AUTO REPAIR ARTICLES sorted by topic Read some cool DIAGNOSTIC TIPS Read ACURA articles Read AUDI articles Read BMW articles Read CHRYSLER articles Read DODGE articles Read FORD LINCOLN MERCURY
k. If higher, there may be a low side restriction. Eautorepair.net is really Mitchell On Demand with a consumer style interface. If A/C compressor operates, replace PCM.
Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ Find out whyClose A/C Troubleshooting(part 1)of 2 richpin06a SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe53,76153K Loading... My question is, how can the charge be incorrect when my guage reads it as still being charged? The leak is large and should be repaired, because there's probably air and moisture in the system. Sign in to make your opinion count.
There is indeed a temp fuse on the clutch coil built into the AC unit. On 3.0L engine equipped models, connect jumper wire between connector J2 terminal No. 13 (Black/White wire) and ground. Any ideas on what else I should be checking? ssicarman View Public Profile Find More Posts by ssicarman
Does it engage when you turn on the A/C? Attached Images pressureswitch.JPG (4.9 KB, 89 views) cbholmes85 View Public Profile Find More Posts by cbholmes85 06-18-2010, 01:18 AM #5 Ssicarman Senior Member Join Date: Jul 2002 NEVER try to bypass the low pressure switch. All the fuses are good but the compressor clutch does not engage at all.
The only way to properly charge a modern AC system is by weight of refrigerant. you look on the web for some how-to vehicle repair videos and become your own car mechanic, that's what.