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Post  fliermike45 on Mon Aug 27, 2012 4:54 pm

Before I put my 948 into storage I was chasing a AC leak. I could not find a leak in the engine bay, compressor or radiator areas.
Has anyone any experience of ac leaks under the dash and where to look for them?


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Re: AC Question

Post  87-944S on Mon Aug 27, 2012 5:19 pm

Hey Mike, get a can of the A/C refrigerant with dye in it and the glasses, etc. It's cheap, available at Advanced, Pep Boys, etc, and you will save a ton of time looking for the leak. I've used this before, worked like a charm.


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Re: AC Question

Post  948 on Mon Aug 27, 2012 11:13 pm

As the other mike said a UV dye is a must......
The best way to see, and change out, the expansion valve (and connections) is by removing the HVAC blower cover in the rain tray. I don't remember if you can see much of the evap core though.
If you haven't already changed the expansion valve, this would be a good time to do it.....I picked that and a dryer up from Polar Bear will also want some cork filled insulation tape, to wrap up the valve and lines afterwards.

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