IS SUPPOSE TO LEAK FREON WHEN REMOVE CAP FROM HIGH PRESSURE VALVE?

  • Tiny
  • polinski
  • 1997 GMC Jimmy
  • 10,500 miles

My car is leaking freon

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Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 AT 2:04 PM

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  • KHLow2008
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The valve is bad if freon is leaking from it without the cap.

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Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 AT 3:10 PM
  • Tiny
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How do I remove the valve?

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Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 AT 3:24 PM
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You cannot do it without discharging the freon in it. Go to an A/C shop and ask them to do it for you which is done without discharging the freon into the atmosphere, unless they are non-licensed.

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Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 AT 4:03 PM

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