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Ac pulley the pulley is broke can pulley be replaced or cani bypass wtih a differant belt

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The pulley can be replaced you can't get another belt, they do not make one. Even cars without AC have the same belt, in the place of the AC compressor is a "AC Delete" pulley.

Posted on Jun 12, 2012

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Unplug wires going to the compressor, and let it freewheel, if it's not noisy in that mode. A/C compressor won't kick in if not connected. A lot less hassle than going the other way.

Posted on Nov 23, 2008

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You didn't mention the alternator, power steering pump, or water pump. In fact, any pulley other than the crankshaft one can have a bad bearing or dry seal. Remove the belt and spin each pulley while listening for any rough noise or squeal. If it was the crankshaft, it might be time to check the oil. Start the engine with the belt off to see if it does squeal. Make sure the noise isn't coming from the radiator fan(s).

Posted on Nov 17, 2009

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the defrosters run with the ac compressor running whenever its 49 degrees and higher. it does that to get rid of humidity faster. the pulley works off the ac clutch behind the pulley so you have a locked up clutch. find a belt to fit by bypassing the ac compressor will do if you like

Posted on Mar 17, 2010

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Dont do it. Get it fixed. Engine components are there for a reason. Unless you dont like your car. Do it properly.

Posted on Mar 17, 2010

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YOU MAY CHECK NAPA AUTO PARTS THEY HAVE THEM FOR CERTAIN VEHICLES

Posted on Mar 17, 2010

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