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Air conditions grinds when starting up

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by kris77, Sep 20, 2010.

  1. Sep 20, 2010 at 7:17 AM
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    kris77

    kris77 [OP] Born in the Backwoods

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    If my truck sits for a long time...2 days or so....

    Then i get in and take off somewhere and turn the air on...It sounds like the AC motor is grinding the damn gears out of it for about 2 seconds...then its fine...

    Any one else?
     
  2. Sep 20, 2010 at 7:20 AM
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    JeffRock

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    Toyota all weather floor mats. Mag light that clunks around in the jack compartment. Dog hair. Dog drool on the windows.
    Yeah, similar threads all over, search for them. Mostly it happens on startup.
     
  3. Sep 20, 2010 at 9:01 AM
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    MxRacer190

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    Mine makes the horribles sound the whole time it's on. I can especially hear it in a drive thru.
     
  4. Sep 20, 2010 at 9:04 AM
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    TacoCat

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  5. Sep 20, 2010 at 9:18 AM
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    kris77

    kris77 [OP] Born in the Backwoods

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    Thanks...lots of ppl complaining about this...Did a quick search, should have dug a little deeper.
     
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