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Re: Critical dimension?

Donna Sims wrote:
> Before I r/r my ac clutch does anyone know if there is a critical spec
> on the reinstall for spacing between the clutch and compressor or ?? I
> had heard from a mechanic that if the correct spacing is not maintained
> it will destroy the compressor. (probably just wanted to do the work
> himself)
> If there is a spacing tolerance spec or anything else like that I need
> to be aware of, would you please enlighten me?

0.6 to 1.0 mm (Bentley). Gets adjusted by a packet of washers in the central shaft.

Igor Kessel
'89 200TQ - 18psi (TAP)
'97 A4TQ - on the boat
Philadelphia, PA