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Old 06-04-2011, 08:13 AM
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Loss of Power w/AC

I have noticed my Jeep loses serious power when the A/C is running, which sucks since it is a wimpy v6 already. I have read some forums about other vehicles and it doesnt seem abnormal, but is there anyway to reduce/eliminate this?
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Old 06-04-2011, 08:34 AM
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Re: Loss of Power w/AC

I think I've heard someone say this was due to something about a bad compressor.
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Re: Loss of Power w/AC

turn it OFF/ then it cant use any power
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Old 06-04-2011, 10:54 PM
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Re: Loss of Power w/AC

You have 3 options which may not apply to your engine/ vehicle
A)underdrive pulley/damper
B)engine mods
C) (as stated above)turn it off
Its not that the compressor is bad, just that its working.
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