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Replaced compressor on 97 chevy silverado it worked for a short time then compressor no longer works, any ideas

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Silverado yourself? What have you tried so far?

No I had engine replaced in the truck and replaced compressor, drier and orifice tube at the same time. Mechanic who did the job originally moved away to Atlanta and closed local shop. I have replaced interior controls and the relay

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles are on the car? Has the car been starting normally?

New engine has about 7k truck itself has 195k yes truck cranks and operates perfectly no ac

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

I hope not

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Is there any refrigerant in the system? Have you checked it with a set of pressure gauges?

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Did you get this worked out?

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