AC - Finding & Fixing Leaks

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step 1: start car
step 2: roll your windows all the way down
step 3: drive 60mph



but seriously. top off with recharge with dye. wait a couple days and search with UV light.
 

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Buy dye kit, buy recharge kit. Rechange, add dye. Drive car a few days, look for dye.
 

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Much appreciated guys.

How do you go about fixing the leak if you find it? If it is in a piece of aluminum pipe am I SOL?
 

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If it's a line you replace it. If it's a connection replace the seal/o ring.
 

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Bring me beer and I will recharge and inject dye in to the system for you.
 

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Depending on how long it has had a leak, you may need to replace more than just the leaky part.
 

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I will!

When the weather gets better I will come out to the shop, bring by the dead battery and some beer. What do you like?
 

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The house(bartlett) or shop(EGV) works. I have the stuff at both places.

I'll take a 4 pack of dis guy.

 

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Almost positive my leak came from my blower install. I had to bend the line and either the was bent too far & cracked (unlikely) or it was rubbing on something & a hole worn in it (likely).
 

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