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2000 Chrysler Sebring JX 2dr Convertible

2000 Chrysler Sebring
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Front Wheel Drive, 2 Door Convertible JX, Compact
19 mpg city / 27 mpg hwy
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July 8, 2013, 6:29 am

Matt B
 

Question: a/c squealing

My chrysler sebring lxi 2003 2.7 v6 starts squealing when I turn the car on and turn the ac on but when I turn the ac off it stops squealing also when imdrivibng without stopping and have the ac on it doesnt squeak. Sometimes it stoos blowing clod air too please help


July 17, 2013, 12:04 pm

Elizabeth K
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The squealing noise is the belt slipping on the a/c compressor. The problem could be the belt, or the compressor. But since the a/c works when the engine is at higher rpms, it is more likely the belt. Replace your serpentine belt and have the compressor and idler pulley bearings checked at the same time.


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