Hyundai Tucson: Compressor - Disassembly

Hyundai Tucson - Fourth generation (NX4) - (2020-2023) - Workshop Manual / Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) / Air Conditioning System / Compressor - Disassembly


  1. Remove the front tire RH.

    (Refer to Suspension System - "Wheel")

  2. Loosen the drive belt.

    (Refer to Engine Mechanical System - "Drive Belt")

  3. Remove the clutch bolt (A) while holding the pulley with a clutch bolt remover (09977-3R000).

Tightening torque : 15.0 - 21.0 N.m (1.53 -2.14 kgf.m, 11.1 - 15.5 lb-ft)

  1. Remove the Disc & Hub assembly (A).

  1. Remove the pulley (B) after removing the snap ring (A) with a snap ring plier.



  • Be careful not to damage the pulley and compressor during disassembly/reassembly.
  • Once the snap ring is removed, replace it with a new one.
  1. Reassemble in the reverse order of disassembly


  • Clean the pulley and compressor sliding surfaces with non-petroleum solvent.
  • Install a new snap ring, and make sure they are fully seated in the groove.
  • Make sure that the pulley turns smoothly after reassembly.



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