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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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 »

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 »

How to Add Oil to an AC Compressor?

Adding oil to an air conditioning compressor must be done with the air conditioning system evacuated by a recovery machine, since it is illegal to release refrigerant into the atmosphere. To be don... Read More »

How to Wire an A/C Compressor in a Car?

The automotive compressor is wired to a car's electrical system through the wiring harness, connected primarily by an electric clutch. This clutch has a power lead that can also serve to power a th... Read More »