What would cause my freon to go low after my radiator fan going out asi from a leak?

Asked by Jun 30, 2016 at 10:12 AM about the 2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

A/c was in good working condition. Recently my radiator fan relay went out.
After i repaired it the a/c was not working any longer. It turned out that the
freon had hit a low level which caused the clutch not to engage. Can the fan
breaking have caused a leak? Thank you in advance.

3 Answers

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Run a pressure test on the system with dye to find out where the leak is.

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It is possible that the pressure went too high and the blow off valve popped open to relieve pressure due to the inoperative fan.

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Thank you, ill give it a shot.

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