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I pay 35.00 for a 12 oz can. Not anywhere near 162 (archive)

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Posted by Bill R. on August 02, 2001 at 09:54:41:

In Reply to: Re: low freon posted by twigg on August 02, 2001 at 09:25:12:

This is the price at your local autozone or checkers or pepboys etc. Fluctuates all the time though. up and down.

i had the exact same problem - brent helped me.
my car was 1 lb low of freon. i got it recharged
and now both sides blow the same.

like you i orginally thought it was the heater control valves, so i took the HCV out and replumbed
the hoses to no effect.

unfortunaly due to the epa regs on R12 the 1 lb cost me a total of $162.

you can get epa certified on their website for $20
and then buy your own R12 if that is what you have in your car. there is a 'LENZ' website that sell
R12 for $28 per lb, or check ebay.

good luck

todd





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