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How do you replace the air conditioning compressor on a 2001 Taurus?

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06/05/2008

Take it to a shop. It is Illegal to vent the refrigerant to the atmosphere. R134a, while it is ozone safe, is a very potent greenhouse gas. It is in the order of 1000 times more efficient of a greenhouse gas as carbon dioxide is. Therefore 1 pound of R134a would be equivalent to half a ton of CO2