I already know the problem with my ac, the compressor is bad, my mechanic and I saw the refridgerant leaking out of the compressor with our own eyes. I have a new compressor and air dryer. I know how to replace the compressor, I just need to know how to replace the air dryer and recharge the system. I need the instructions to replace it. Thanks.
Ac system on 1991 Toyota Camry
Asked by for the 1991 Toyota Camry
Did you fill the compressor with the proper amount of oil? Many compressors come 'pre-filled', but in fact they are dry, so BE SURE TO VERIFY THIS. The Receiver/Dryer just bolts in and out. It is a black round cylinder. There are 2 o-rings to replace, but it is pretty straight forward. After this, you will need to evacuate the system for at least 1/2 -1 hour to remove any accumulated moisture. You need a set of A/C gauges and A/C system evacuation pump for this. Then you can fill the system. Did you convert it to R134? It is easy to do and a heck of a lot cheaper.