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Ron, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Ford
Satisfied Customers: 23821
Experience:  23 years with Ford specializing in drivability and electrical and AC. Ford certs and ASE Certs
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My ac clutch gave up a week ago. was working great started

Customer Question

Hi I am Steve my ac clutch gave up a week ago. was working great started rattling then no cool. clutch is rusted. want procedure to replace clutch with out removing compresser.
JA: How many miles are on the clutch? Has it been slipping or sticking?
Customer: no sticking 122000 miles is close
JA: What is the model of your '120000 Ford?
Customer: 2009 F 250 Super duty 4x4 V 8 auto matic trans
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I will fix my self Tried nothing yet.
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: no
Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Super Mechanic replied 12 months ago.

Hello and welcome. My name is ***** ***** you for visiting the site.

The actual procedure is to take the compressor off to replace the clutch, hub and coil. However if you take the fan and shroud out you may be able to do it with the compressor still installed.

If you accept my additional service request for your email address, you can give me your email in a private info box and I'll send you all of the instructions in a PDF file, the file is rather large.

You will just have to accept the additional service offer and ENTER your email address in the “ENTER CONTACT INFO” section so that I can see it. Thanks

I do not have access to your email address,