vw cabrio ac problem

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Asked by Apr 22, 2011 at 09:40 AM about the 1999 Volkswagen Cabrio 2 Dr GLS Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

No AC coming out of vents.Freon level is fine.Also clutch on compressor is engaging.Any ideas.

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Is the fan blowing and the air is just not cold? Or is the fan not blowing?

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The fan is blowing at all speeds.Air is not cold.

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i am not a vw repairman but it sounds like a leaking compressor,try stop leak FIRST,because u dont wanna have to buy a new or even used compressor cause they are expensive but mainly they are a real bitch to get to.You have to take ten things out to get to it.I got a 99 too.

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I was looking at the location of the compressor. It does look difficult to remove & install a new one. I do believe you're correct in that the compressor is bad. Thanks for your response.

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