ny a/c clutch will not engage

Asked by Jun 21, 2017 at 01:34 PM about the 1991 Ford Tempo 4 Dr GLS Sedan

Question type: General

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Yeah, you probably need to replace the whole unit, unless you feel like saving a few hundred bucks to just replace the clutch. When it comes to these units it is wise to replace the whole unit- around $1400.


I'd have a look or have someone else have a test for the high and low pressures. You may have a leak or just low on freon If your low on freon the sensor(s) should prevent the a/c from engaging. Other thoughts if your o.k. on freon level are fuses and relay. Good Luck!

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