How to Wire an Air Conditioner Compressor?

Answer The compressor in your car's air-conditioning system can fail over time. The most common reason for failure is contamination within the system. Other reasons may include a lack of sufficient oil to... Read More »

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When connecting 10 3 wire to a air conditioner disconnect should the white wire be caped or grounded?

Answer The white wire is neutral. If you need 110V at whatever this is supplying you need to connect it to neutral (Not ground). If you only want 220V you can simply cap it with a wire nut at bo... Read More »

How to Replace an Air Conditioner Compressor?

Automobiles are manufactured with optional air conditioners, which use a pressurized freon coolant system to cool the interior. A compressor circulates this freon, and can fail for several reasons.... Read More »

How to Replace a Compressor in a Car Air Conditioner?

Automotive air conditioners use a compressor to circulate freon through the evaporator and condenser. This compressor can wear out and require replacement, usually due to a lack of lubricant or wor... Read More »

How to Add Oil to an Auto Air Conditioner Compressor?

Oil in the system is lost when the seals in the system shrink in the cold winter months. As the seals are heat cycled (heated up and cooled down) through normal use, they lose some of their elastic... Read More »