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2006 Civic Ex a/c compressor is going bad and making lots of

Customer Question

Hi, 2006 Civic Ex a/c compressor is going bad and making lots of noise. Can the a/c compressor be bypassed by substituting the serpentine belt of a non-a/c model?
JA: How many miles are on the car?
Customer: 135000
JA: Are you fixing your Civic yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: repair shop says compressor is bad. I can't afford the repair. looking for alternatives.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Honda
Expert:  Peter Bagley replied 4 months ago.

Hello and welcome to just answer, my name is ***** ***** master tech here to help. I read your notes and have a question before we start, does the compressor make the noise when not operating the a/c?