How to Replace the AC Compressor on a Truck?

Answer Many pickup trucks and heavy-duty SUVs come equipped with optional air conditioning. The system includes a belt-driven compressor, which circulates Freon through an evaporator and condenser. Most m... Read More »

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How to Replace the AC Compressor in a 1989 Chevy Truck?

When replacing the air compressor in a 1989 Chevrolet truck, including the S10, you must discharge the Freon. Since you cannot discharge it into the atmosphere, you must take the vehicle to a shop ... Read More »

How to Install a Truck Air Compressor?

Most trucks are equipped with an air-conditioning system, which uses a compressor, evaporator and condenser to keep the interior of the truck cab at a lower ambient temperature. The compressor circ... Read More »

How to Change the Air Compressor on a 1995 Chevy Truck?

The 1995 Chevrolet C/K1500 pickup truck came standard with a 4.3-liter V-6 engine, which produces 160 horsepower and 235 foot-pounds of torque. This pickup did not come standard with air-conditioni... Read More »

How to Replace an AC Compressor?

Without a working compressor, an air conditioning system just circulates air and runs up the electric bill. When an AC compressor has an electrical short, the only way to get the air conditioning s... Read More »