How do I add oil to an AC compressor?

Answer The thought of adding oil to an AC compressor correctly can be intimidating if you have never done anything like it before. However, following a few simple steps can make the process much smoother ... Read More »

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In a double door fridge set points are there in both freezer and cooler sections but you see only one compressor How does this single compressor operate for two different set points?

The compressor does all the cooling. Those set points only control the air movements from the cooling coil area to the freezer or fridge side. So! you adjust the air flow for more or less cooling i... Read More »

What Is the Difference Between a Regular AC Compressor & an OEM Compressor?

The difference between a regular compressor and an OEM compressor lies in the manufacturer of the part. A "regular" compressor could be made by any manufacturer while an OEM compressor (or any othe... Read More »

What was the first air compressor?

The very first air compressors were bellows, and they were made of leather bags. These air compressors were used for helping to start fireplace fires; they still are used for this purpose today.Sou... Read More »

What does the hp of an air compressor mean?

Hp on an air compressor means horsepower, a measure of engine or motor power. The horsepower of air compressors typically ranges from 1.5 to 7 hp, although industrial models can exceed 20 hp. Other... Read More »