Welcome to the DoItYourself Forums!

To post questions, help other DIYers and reduce advertising (like the one on your left), join our DIY community. It's free!

Nissan A/C Compressor


head hunter's Avatar
Visiting Guest

Posts: n/a

10-06-02, 11:11 AM   #1  
head hunter
Nissan A/C Compressor

I have a '97 Nissan Sentra 1.6 liter with about 90K miles. The A/C compressor locked up and will not rotate at all. Obviously, it burned the fan belt right off. I really do do not want to replace the compessor right now ( winter is coming and I would rather hold off on the 3-500 replacement cost).

Is there a way to bypass the compressor. A 34 1/2 inch belt is to short, a 36" belt is too long.

Comments and help are appreciated.

 
Sponsored Links
Joe_F's Avatar
Visiting Guest

Posts: n/a

10-06-02, 12:58 PM   #2  
Joe_F
No, not really (at least effectively).

Besides the A/C compressor assists in the defrosting mode. Get it repaired.

 
Search this Thread