DEAR MANAGER GOOD AFTERNOON MY CAR IS 1992 ...

  • Tiny
  • kimsunfom
  • 1992 Toyota Camry

Hi, dear manager, good afternoon,
my car is 1992 toyota camry. A/c used r12, but I alrady recharged 134a at franks auto (323)730-1225 in los angeles. Beacuse the frank said to me that's ok befor recharge. I sawed he only do vacuumize use machine.
but someone told me have become problem to compressor if do this. I just wonder what I can do right now.
thank you so much for read my question.
best regard
from joseph kim in the los angeles

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Saturday, December 15th, 2012 AT 11:58 PM

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  • rasmataz
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Is your AC system retrofit to 134?

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Sunday, December 16th, 2012 AT 12:01 AM
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No, still r12 system.

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Sunday, December 16th, 2012 AT 12:11 AM
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Dunno if R12 is still available, which probably don't exist anymore-you need to have it retrofitted

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Sunday, December 16th, 2012 AT 12:35 AM
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So sorry, your mean is, I can keep use that r12 system but recharged r134a if available, right?

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Sunday, December 16th, 2012 AT 12:46 AM
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No, you need to have it retrofitted, meaning changing the accumulator or the receiver/dryer to use the R134a or use an alternative refrigerants on the existing unit-

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Sunday, December 16th, 2012 AT 1:34 AM
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Thank you so much,
i will go back to franks auto for more details next week.
May I continue contact you?

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Sunday, December 16th, 2012 AT 1:48 AM
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Yes -you can anytime-Good Luck and Happy Holidays

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Sunday, December 16th, 2012 AT 2:42 AM

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