How to Detect a Refrigerant Leak With Dye?

Answer Low refrigerant levels cause an air conditioning system to lose its ability to blow cold air. Leaks in an A/C system commonly cause the system to lose refrigerant. The difficulty in finding an A/C ... Read More »

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How to Detect a Refrigerant Leak?

Refrigerant leaks occur when the seals, hoses or other components in your vehicle's air conditioning system no longer withstand the pressure in the system. These leaks are sometimes difficult to fi... Read More »

How to Fix a Refrigerant Leak in a 2001 Ford F-150?

The air-conditioning system in the 2001 Ford F-150 pickup truck repetitively compresses and expands a refrigerant, changing its state from a liquid to a gas and back again. If a leak forms in the s... Read More »

How to Stop an Auto AC Refrigerant Leak?

Fixing a refrigerant leak can either be relatively easily or extremely complicated. It depends on the severity of the leak the car's air conditioner is experiencing. For the home mechanic, a severe... Read More »

How to Find Your Car's A/C Refrigerant or Air Conditioning Freon Leak?

Low refrigerant (Freon, 134A) is the most common cause of A/C systems blowing warm air in automotive A/C systems. The refrigerant is used to transfer heat from the passenger compartment to the outs... Read More »