2002MINI S with growling noise from airconditioner condenser

Asked by Sep 13, 2015 at 06:39 PM about the 2002 MINI Cooper S

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Noise fluctuates with engine rpm.  Replaced compressor with no effect.  
Performance not affected it's just irratating

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not an expert but i was just having a similar problem with my 03 lancer it turned out it was the pulley might be the same for you?

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19,745

sounds like the cluth pack is worn out /// to much gap... there easy and inexpensive to change..... the conderser makes no noise

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