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2005 Ford Escape Question: A/C dryer



Visitor, 3.0L V6, Tempe, AZ, July 17, 2010, 13:48

Is it necessary to replace A/C dryer when replacing A/C compressor motor?

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, July 17, 2010, 13:51

    It is good insurance the dryer is cheap and the system is already evacuated.

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    Milex from Milex Complete Auto Care, August 04, 2010, 13:40

    I would say yes. there is a moisture bag in them and if you are replacing a compressor you should replace the dryer as well not to mention most manufactures wont warrenty the compressor if it fails again if the dryer was not replaced.

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