You need gauges to properly add freon to the system. Using a kit from the auto parts store R-134a can be added to the low pressure hose, it will have a cap on it with an L stamped in it. Follow the directions on the kit. Take it to a repair facility. It will never work properly if you don't have it evacuated, checked for leaks then recharged. To add freon (real term is Refrigerant) to a 96 Taurus you need to access the Low Pressure port located on the firewall at the passenger side in the engine compartment. Go to your local autoparts store and buy a Refrigerant Dispensing unit and 1-2 cans of R-134a Refrigerant Also buy a can of Red Refrigerant Die. This will allow you to locate leaks in the system. Some also work as a sealant sealing the leaks temporarily. Ask your local autoparts store for assistance. They may even help you in their parking lot. (such as autozone or pep boys)
freon usually goes on your condinser there should be a place to add collant on your condinser which is a silver cylinder
It is either on or near the recievr dryer in the right rear of the engine compartment. To corrrectly add freon, you need gauges and a refrigerant recovery system
Answering "Where do you add freon to your air conditioner in your ford ranger?"
There is one valve that is used to add refrigrant. But you had better not add Freon. Freon is R12 and your vehicle's A/C system does not have Freon (R12) as a refrigrant. More than likely it uses R134a.
how to add freaon in a 2003 ford escape
You need a refrigerant recovery system and gauges to do it properly.
Freon is added in the low pressure port of the ac system. It is on an aluminum pipe on the passengers side, close to the ac drier.
Which do i hook to to charge the freon in a 2004 ford expedition
How do you add freon to a 96 Ford Contour
You call a licensed contractor and have them check your system. If they determine that it needs freon, they can add the right punt.
on the low side only
You can add Freon to your 1996 Mercedes-Benz air conditioning system through the low pressure port on the air conditioner compressor. Connect your Freon bottle to the low pressure port. Release the Freon into the system.
On the suction side, the low side...................
You can add Freon to your 1999 Chevy cooling system through the low pressure port. Connect your Freon bottle to the low pressure port and release the Freon into the system.
Freon was not installed in any vehicle built after 1995.Freon was not installed in any vehicle built after 1995.
where is low pressure valve on a 2005 ford 500? i am trying to add freon
The 1999 Oldsmobile Alero does not have Freon in the A/C system. It contains R134 and not Freon which is R12. As I am sure you do not have the proper equipment to recharge the system plus the fact it is illegal to add refrigerant to a system with a leak, until the leak is repaired, take it to a professional and have the leak repaired. You have a leak or you would not need to add refrigerant.
Only if the a/c system is low in charge then you can add freon plus oil as needed to get the pressures back to specs...........
Through the schrader valve on the low pressure side of the system.
It is probably getting low on freon. When the system has minor leaks and the freon pressure lowers the system begins to shut off the compressor which circulates the freon through the system to protect the compressor and other components from damage. Have the system recharged, or add freon on your own. You can now get freon from many parts stores.
Yes you can - it's also part of how to bleed the cooling system. See "Related Questions" below for more
Freon is added to a 1990 240sx by connecting a Freon source to the low pressure side of the system and allowing it to pull in Freon. This is done with the vehicle running and the air conditioner blowing.