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Help, Advice, Owners' Discussion and DIY Tutorials on all Volvo's "mid era" rear wheel drive Volvos.

1975 - 1993 240
1983 - 1992 740
1982 - 1991 760
1986 - 1991 780
1990 - 1998 940
1990 - 1998 960
1997 - 1998 V90/S90

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Re: Back Flushing

Post by MoVolvos » Wed Nov 06, 2019 6:44 pm

waynegarbo wrote:
Wed Nov 06, 2019 10:55 am
This guy left the liquid line as the drain for the solvent because he's going to change it. I'm going to do the math on changing everything and decide.
Use to own a 2002 CRV. The compressors were known to self destruct and the dealer will only replace the entire system. Didn't happen in the 2 ~ 3 years I own it and my friend is the original owner. Sold it to a friend's brother at around 230K and was still OK. The video was to show what compressed air will do when you pressurize to clean it.

The TXV or Orifice Tube should always come out of the system for any cleaning.


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Post by waynegarbo » Thu Nov 07, 2019 10:07 am

Yes I got that. I priced changing out everything except the evaporator. About $500.



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Re: Back Flushing

Post by waynegarbo » Thu Nov 07, 2019 12:24 pm

Yes thank you, I understand.



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