Question the air conditoning compresser died in my 2000 concord lxi i have another car i was going to sell a 2001 sebring lxi and its compresser is fine~ can i have the sebrings air conditoner compresser put in my concord~the sebring has 262000 miles so it is not a loss to take out the compresser~~my concord has only 42000 miles help!!!!!! the engine in the concord lxi is 3.2 litre and the sebring lxi is 2.7 litre engine! thank you for any help you can tell me
Answer Hi Judith,
What do you mean by "died"? Is the system possibly low on refrigerant which will cause it to not be connected to its drive belt via blocking the clutch from connecting it? Maybe all you need to do is add refrigerant. I would be inclined to check out that possibility because there is in theory much less wear on the Concorde compressor.
I don't have the part number/interchangeability data but I would believe they might be interchangeable.
But if the compressor simply stopped being activated when you asked for a.c. I would certainly consider whether the refrigerant level is simply too low. Otherwise I would check this with a shop and see what they about the substitution and the cost.
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