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by ASI828277
Sun Mar 13, 2022 4:22 am
Forum: Automotive Air Conditioning Forum
Topic: R12 Charging Problem
Replies: 5
Views: 6419

Re: R12 Charging Problem

Been working on the 1992 Buick r12 AC for over 2 months now - I have studied the charging procedure over and over - every single piece of hardware is new - held great vacuum . Did all my pre-checks... . Today was the big day to finally charge and then ...flop.. With the car off, I charged one 12oz....
by ASI828277
Sun Mar 13, 2022 4:21 am
Forum: Automotive Air Conditioning Forum
Topic: 2001 Escort ZX2 compressor leak
Replies: 7
Views: 5859

Re: 2001 Escort ZX2 compressor leak

Car has 37,000 miles. I evac and charged to spec and it blows ice cold air but after a few days the charge has leaked out. My leak tester goes off above the compressor and I can see yellow dye on the body of the compressor below . I have a few questions. 1) Can I replace just the compressor without...
by ASI828277
Sun Mar 13, 2022 4:19 am
Forum: Automotive Flushing Forum
Topic: High side too high
Replies: 17
Views: 7980

Re: High side too high

Posting for my neighbor. About 10 years ago he changed from R12 to R134A without flushing the system . I am thinking that the oil has coagulated because the high side is reading 350psi when I get the low side to about 37psi. Wondering if I can replace the condenser and dryer and flush the rest of t...