A/C and defrost compressor turns on off

Tiny
RONALD RONALD
  • 2002 CHEVROLET CAVALIER
  • 196,000 MILES

On my 2002 cavalier the a/c compressor cuts on & off repeatedly when the a/c or defrost is turned on. Since I cannot invest much money in the car, can I just cut the 2 wires going to the compressor which I assume engage and disengage the compressor clutch. Will this be an easy fix preventing the compressor from ever engaging. I'm happy to live without a/c and I assume I will still get Defrost but without the compressor running.
Thanks, Ron

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Saturday, September 22nd, 2012 AT 8:19 PM

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Tiny
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Ac is humidity control in defrost. Yes, it will be ok to dis connect it.

Roy

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Saturday, September 22nd, 2012 AT 8:20 PM
Tiny
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Many thanks, will give it a try. Ron
(this is my 1st time using this service and am impressed with the speedy reply!)

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Saturday, September 22nd, 2012 AT 8:27 PM
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Good luck

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