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    Default Air Con Pump Problems!

    Lots of smoke from under the bonnet and the RAC man tells me the A/C pump has seized. Is this a common problem? Can it be fixed or is it a new pump that's needed? Are they expensive?

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    Think you will find it's a replacment required this is solution not sure if I would trust a s/h unit hth .......
    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/VAUXHALL-AIR-C...1%7C240%3A1318

    http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/VAUXHALL-VECTR...1%7C240%3A1318

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    Ouch! I knew it wasn't going to be penny's but didn't thik that much!

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    ouch indeed! can car still be driven ? is it just a case of not turn on ac till fixed?

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    Could this also blow fuses ect ?
    Last edited by Kcs; 21st April 2009 at 21:46.

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    I've unplugged the pump and everything else works fine so it's just no air con.

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    Quote Originally Posted by keith1983 View Post
    I've unplugged the pump and everything else works fine so it's just no air con.
    thats good, bet it was a scarey moment with the smoke!! ps got your pm re the wheels

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