Date: Fri, 22 Jul 2016 19:48:13 +0000
Reply-To: "kenneth wilford (Van-Again)" <kenwilfy@COMCAST.NET>
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From: "kenneth wilford (Van-Again)" <kenwilfy@COMCAST.NET>
Subject: Re: AC - Again! '91 Carat
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Napa has an AC flush that they sell that works well but is expensive. I
have used that before.
On Fri, Jul 22, 2016, 2:52 PM John Rodgers <email@example.com> wrote:
> Thanks Ken. There is something the that is definitely not right - maybe on
> both vans.
> On the '88 the fan comes on, but in high speed mode. It cycles like it
> On the Carat, the fan simply doesn't come on. Fan works fine for the engine
> since replacing the switch on the lower left of the radiator, but doesn't
> work at all for the AC.
> I have to replace th receiver dryer and need to flush the system. What do
> you recommend to flush it with?
> On Jul 22, 2016 13:42, "kenneth wilford (Van-Again)" <firstname.lastname@example.org
> Fan should come on low speed with or without pressure.
> On Fri, Jul 22, 2016, 2:39 PM John Rodgers <email@example.com> wrote:
> > The AC system has not been run for at least 15 years - the ten years it
> > in a garage and the 5 years I have had it. Will the high speed fan come
> > if I DO THE FOLLOWING:
> > (System empty or low on refrigerant))
> > Ignition ON ( but not start)
> > AC blower fan set to low
> > AC CONTROL set to cool
> > Will the fan turn on? It does on my 88'
> > Or do I have to raise system pressure to get the system to turn on? I
> > when it gets sufficiently low it shuts itself off and will not run.
> > Thanks ,
> > John
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