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today my 1995 lx 3.8 was running fine, stopped at post office, started up with a/c on, car started idling real low,like almost cutting off, turned off a/c , smoke coming from under hood,with hood open it was coming from left side near the front of car. I came home,not even turning a/c on again, and it was still a little above normal temp,but ran ok.........any answers appreciated.......no mechanic here:(
 

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Sounds like the AC Clutch. When it wears, the air gap gets bigger. When the gap gets too big it slips. When it slips it overheats. When it overheats, it ruins the pulley bearing.
 
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