[A4] Cruise Control and AC compressor.

Robert King gt40mkii at gmail.com
Wed Apr 11 14:09:52 EDT 2007

On 4/11/07, Tyson Varosyan <tyson at up-times.com> wrote:
> My car is a 98 A4 30V and I have a few issues.
> #1 My Cruise Control does not work at all. Been that way since I bought
> the
> car in February. Where do I start looking for the problem?

Check for blown fuses and then pul;l the codes.

#2 Although the AC is still cranking, the compressor makes a loud racket
> when engaged. Sounds like a REAL BAD lifter when at idle, but it certainly
> is coming from the AC system as I can make it go away with a push of a
> button. It sound like sure cries of death from the compressor... Is this
> fixable, or will I need to get it replaced?

AC compressors are nor normally reparable or rebuildable without special
equipment.  If it really is the compressor, it's time for a replacement

-- RK

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