Tag: air conditioning

AC R134 Retrofit

There has been a question recently on this topic-so I thought I\’d actually post this link along with some other info. www.epa.gov/ozone/title6/609/retrguid.html It\’s not an add! Just updated info on whats needed or not needed to make it work. Sorry for just giving a link-but I don\’t think I could type all that info in […] More »

  Comments | By - April 21, 2010

Convert the Air Conditioning Condenser into a Transmission Oil Cooler

After my air condition broke down the third time on my 88 Vette I decided to forget this damned thing and asked myself why not use the condenser as an oil cooler for the automatic transmission? The condenser sits in front of the water cooler. Remove the panel to access the water cooler and the […] More »

  Comments | By - April 21, 2010

Electronic Climate Control Intermittent

After trying the two ideas mentioned in the other article on this subject, my ECC still was blinking on and off. A friend of mine and I got curious, so we took the printed board off of the faceplate, and the solder was cracked on the inside of the faceplate. We simply touched a hot […] More »

  Comments | By - April 21, 2010

R-406A Can Replace R-12

Forum members ought to know that there is an alternative to converting an R-12 A/C system to R-134a. R-406A is a federally approved direct replacement for R-12. The procedures for use are the same as with any refrigerant. You typically would not add refrigerant to any system but would rather reclaim what is in the […] More »

  Comments | By - April 21, 2010