When you turn the vehicle on it start to make this knocking/rattling noise. It was only happening every now and then and when parked. But in the last few day it has gotten to where as soon as you turn the truck on it starts. Someone told me it was the compressor, but I'm not sure.
Is it my compressor? on 2005 Ford Escape
by Meinah in Fort Worth, TX on November 27, 2012
2 answers 2 comments
ANSWER by your.mechanic on November 27, 2012
Could be...could be any of the other pulleys.
ok thank you
ANSWER by globalhelper on November 27, 2012
seek est and diag it could be idler or tensioner
it started making it when the AC was turned on, now it happens even with the AC off.
My air compressor clutch fan is completely locked up. Just wondering if i could bypass it for now to get my truck back to driving it
My AC doesn't get cold yet appears to be full of Freon or 134a whichever. I just blows and gets warm.
Dealer says the plug is leaking, need to replace compressor, recharge the whole system to the tune of 900 dollars... OMG
Does it harm the car or does it matter at all.....keep in mind I live in Florida...thanks