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Old 08-08-2017, 06:25 AM
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Hi all,my compressor on my 2005 dakota stopped working yesterday,first thought was low refrigerant so had the system checked by a guy at o'reilly auto and he said it was low on refrigerant,so I bought some but when I tried to put it in the system it wouldn't draw it in the low pressure valve,any info will help,thanks.
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Either the system is too pressurized or not enough was used as for the amount of refrigerant.

If the compressor stopped working, you may need a new compressor or a new compressor clutch (if you're able to get one separately from the compressor). Could be a multitude of problems as to why the compressor isn't working.
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Hi,it wound up being the compressor that was shot,found someone who did the whole system for me at about $600.00,thanks.
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