2005 Kia Amanti Q&A
2005 Kia Amanti Question: Noise of ac compressor
would the ac compressor still make a noise if the air conditioner is off? - Visitor
It could make a noise if the clutch on the compressor is really bad. Could it be he drive belt that is making noise? With the engine running when you hear the noise spray a little water on the fan belt and see if the noise goes away. Kia as a car manufacturer put a lot of great technical information and work shop manuals on line for free for Kia owners. www.kiatechinfo.com - patrick mannion
A defective AC compressor clutch assembly can cause excessive noise or vibration when the air conditioning is on. Improved parts are available. Replacing the faulty clutch assembly does not neces...