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Re: A/C question (archive)

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Posted by Chip on June 22, 2000 at 07:36:36:

In Reply to: A/C question posted by GTOWN on June 21, 2000 at 12:37:38:

I was having a similar problem (pre evaporator) and had the system charged (r12) a coule of times and the local mechanic told me that I needed a core and receiver/dryer. When I ordered the parts through a friend who has a friend in a shop in a larger city (got the parts at cost) they recommended that we also replace the expansion valve. Reasoning: trash remaining in the system if you leave the old exp valve will cause a clog. Just a thought you might consider. I am not an expert!


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