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Replaced compressor, dryer,expansion valve and condenser. recharged system worked for about a month. now blows hot air and can see refrigerant on the hose and near the schrader valve. was told the cap would hold the refrigerant in. is this correct?
2001 Saturn SL2

Replaced compressor, dryer,expansion valve and condenser. Recharged system worked for about a month. Now blows hot air and can see refrigerant on the hose and near the schrader valve. Was told the cap would hold the refrigerant in. Is this correct?

(2001 Saturn SL2)
A/C blows hot air
Tags: saturn, sl2
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on August 02, 2019

You really need to have a mechanic explain this to you via show and tell.

No the schrader valve dust CAP will not contain the refrigerant.

There are MANY other possible leak sources.

Recommend ultraviolet dye leak testing.
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on August 02, 2019

You really need to have a mechanic explain this to you via show and tell.

No the schrader valve dust CAP will not contain the refrigerant.

There are MANY other possible leak sources.

Recommend ultraviolet dye leak testing.
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