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by Tim
Mon Jun 21, 2021 2:17 pm
Forum: Automotive Air Conditioning Forum
Topic: 2012 Dodge Caravan AC issue driving me nuts.
Replies: 21
Views: 158

Re: 2012 Dodge Caravan AC issue driving me nuts.

There is no 2012 Caravan.

There is a Grand Caravan, few different models.
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by Tim
Fri Jun 18, 2021 7:24 pm
Forum: Automotive Air Conditioning Forum
Topic: New Sanden compressor on a semi, how much oil?
Replies: 4
Views: 70

Re: New Sanden compressor on a semi, how much oil?

It's the standard answer with limited information. When our customers ask this question, I spend time finding out the overall reason for replacement. What the planned repair process was going to be! Then, provide information from that point knowing more about the repair. There is no mention of a dri...
by Tim
Fri Jun 18, 2021 2:53 pm
Forum: Automotive Air Conditioning Forum
Topic: New Sanden compressor on a semi, how much oil?
Replies: 4
Views: 70

Re: New Sanden compressor on a semi, how much oil?

I think you should follow your supplier's information.
by Tim
Fri Jun 18, 2021 8:59 am
Forum: Automotive Air Conditioning Forum
Topic: Dual Evaporator Requirements
Replies: 15
Views: 356

Re: Dual Evaporator Requirements

coolcoolcool wrote: Fri Jun 18, 2021 8:50 am hey who deleted my question from the forum about ammonia r717?

I did.

illegal substance for Auto AC Systems.
by Tim
Thu Jun 17, 2021 12:19 pm
Forum: Automotive Air Conditioning Forum
Topic: 2012 Dodge Caravan AC issue driving me nuts.
Replies: 21
Views: 158

Re: 2012 Dodge Caravan AC issue driving me nuts.

If that's the case. Good chance the compressor is bad. Low refrigerant, the low side would pull into a low psi or vacuum. Clutch would cycle off. Blockage, the high side would peg and shut the compressor off. Bad compressor/not turning. Nothing happens as you have 12 ounces of static pressure and no...
by Tim
Thu Jun 17, 2021 11:25 am
Forum: Automotive Air Conditioning Forum
Topic: 2012 Dodge Caravan AC issue driving me nuts.
Replies: 21
Views: 158

Re: 2012 Dodge Caravan AC issue driving me nuts.

Does the clutch ever cyle off? With low refrigerant, it should unless pressures stay static because the compressor is not working/turning.
by Tim
Thu Jun 17, 2021 7:51 am
Forum: Automotive Air Conditioning Forum
Topic: 2012 Dodge Caravan AC issue driving me nuts.
Replies: 21
Views: 158

Re: 2012 Dodge Caravan AC issue driving me nuts.

You're getting away from the issue some. The compressor clutch doesn't disengage, and it's not cooling, besides the pressure reading issue. With limited information, not being there to check. If the internals of the compressor is turning. You have a defective compressor/broken shaft. The blockage w...
by Tim
Tue Jun 15, 2021 5:08 pm
Forum: Automotive Air Conditioning Forum
Topic: AC Compressor Kick in only once.
Replies: 5
Views: 97

Re: AC Compressor Kick in only once.

tbirdtbird wrote: Tue Jun 15, 2021 4:56 pm Have a second person sit in the car and turn on the AC when you give the signal while you watch the hi and lo
45 secs should be enough time to get the readings
Yep, that's what I would do.
by Tim
Tue Jun 15, 2021 3:02 pm
Forum: Automotive Air Conditioning Forum
Topic: Contributions Support the AACF
Replies: 1
Views: 51

Re: Contributions Support the AACF

Thank you, DW.