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I need to add 134 to the system, it's not blowing cold

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First of all, you need to check if the belt is tight, if the electric clutch is turing on and off with the switch, and if there are bubbles in the receiver/dryer cylinder sight glass.
If you add so much freon that the pump has liquid in it, it could blow it up.

But you buy freon with a short hose and valve.
Wear eye protection and gloves.
Then you attach the can to the valve on the side with the thick hose.
There will also be a valve on the skinny side hose, but do not attach freon there. That is only for measuring with a gauge.
The open the freon valve and start the engine and AC.
If the can frosts up, you can put it in a bowl of warm water.
Watch the sight glass until the bubbles stop.
Then close the freon valve.
Turn off the engine and AC.
Disconnect freon can.

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