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Air conditioner compressor not truning on. That is fine.

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Air conditioner compressor not...

Air conditioner compressor not truning on

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the Freon level?

Yes that is fine

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your VW?

Compressor clutch not engaging

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your VW?

2006 3.6 ltr passat

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

Checked the fuses and checked the fren pressure

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

Could it be the compressor relay?

Submitted: 2 months ago.Category: VW
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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
2006 Passat 3.6 ltr
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5/25/2018
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 2 months ago
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This compressor is a different style compressor controlled by the electronic valve in the back of the compressor.

Do you have VAG Com scan tool?

thanks

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VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 2 months ago

ok first are there any fault codes stored in 08 a/c

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
I am not calling
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 2 months ago

just disregard the phone thing that is from the site not me .

any codes stored as i asked?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
No codes
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Possibly solinoid?
VW Mechanic: Wolfgang, VW Master Technician replied 2 months ago

go to read measure value blocks and while the a/c is on and the engine running . i do need you to find the value blocks where it shows the torque reading and amperage reading . torque would be in nM and the reading of A for the amperage

what are the readings?

thanks

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