ac compressor locked up car wont start

Asked by ThatGuy Aug 27, 2017 at 05:37 PM about the 2003 Mazda MAZDA6 4 Dr s V6 Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Can an locked up ac compressor not start a 03
Mazda 6? I need help plz

2 Answers


Absolutely can. I had an S10 pickup do the same thing. Changed the serpentine belt to one for "without ac" and bypassed the compressor. Started right up and ran it that way for a year. Good luck.

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Pull the belt off and see if it will start.

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