How to Replace an Explorer AC Compressor?

Answer When replacing an air conditioning compressor on a Ford Explorer, you must use a reclaimer. It is illegal and harmful to the environment to release fluorocarbons into the atmosphere. If you don't h... Read More »

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How to Replace a Ford Explorer Air Conditioner Compressor?

The air conditioner compressor in your Ford Explorer works as a refrigerant pump, operated by the crankshaft through the drive belt. It is not uncommon for the compressor to develop loud noises, lo... Read More »

How to Replace the Air Conditioning Compressor on a 1994 Ford Explorer?

The air conditioning compressor pressurizes the refrigerant in your AC system in the 1994 Ford Explorer. Once pressurized, the refrigerant is forced into a small chamber that acts as a radiator wou... Read More »

How to Remove the A/C Compressor in a 2002 Ford Explorer?

Ford introduced the Explorer in 1991 with a 4.0-liter V-6 that produced 155 horsepower. It was not until 1996 that it was available with a 5.0-liter V-8 producing 210 horsepower. Removing the air c... Read More »

How to Replace the AC Compressor in the Car?

Most cars use a belt driven compressor to circulate freon through an air conditioning system. This freon coolant is used to lower the temperature of a condenser, which has a fan that blows the air ... Read More »