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#7: 12-28-2012, 08:34 PM
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Originally Posted by CHUCKmfnNORRIS View Post
the fluid sound when the a/c is on might be the freon moving through the a/c pipes, have your dealer to check the pressure of the system, i had the same noise in my wrangler after replacing the compressor, they didn't purge the system and than re-fill it/pressurize it. but it could be different with subaru systems.
I checked through the service manual this afternoon and it looks like the only way you can replace the compressor is to purge and recharge the refrigerant in the system, so I don't think that would be the issue since they swapped out the compressor and there was no change in the fluid sound.