AC bypass

Asked by Feb 21, 2017 at 07:39 PM about the 2005 Jeep Liberty Renegade 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My AC clutch is starting to seize I believe...   was
wondering if it is easy to bypass and what I need to
do so.   Tyvm

2 Answers


You can replace the clutch and bearing, it is fairly easy or you can take the AC compressor out completely, but you need a bypass pulley in its place.

SOLVED. I removed seized AC pulley and used a smaller belt ( 82.5" 6 rib ) and completely bypassed that AC... works perfectly.

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