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Accidently unhooked a pressurized line when changing heater core. I believe it is an ac line however my 134a level is reading full. There are 2 lines next to each other. I unhooked the smaller of the two lines. Can someone please tell me what I unhooked, and what I need to do after I hook the line back up.

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Normally when you unhook an ac line you purge the system and recharge it. You probably unhooked the high side line from the compresser is my guess. If your system is full (ie you have a gauge pack), and the temp is correct at the outlets in the car, then I suppose you could run it. However, I do not see how your system could be charged since you unhooked the hose...If your temps are not cold in the car, a shop or a lot of oil change places will recharge it, or you can buy the 12 oz cans at the parts house. Hope this helps you, Rick

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