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What's the correct way to take off the ac compressor , do I have to raise the engine up etc... I have a new compressor

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May I get the year, make, model, and size of motor to help you more.

Posted on Jul 11, 2010

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  • roccaus2002 Jul 11, 2010

    its a 1990 honda civic with a 1.5l engine with a sanden model compressor

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    Jyackle5 Jul 11, 2010

    Or let me get you yhe info on how to remove compressor.

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    Jyackle5 Jul 11, 2010

    first of all you should take your car to an authorized mechanic that has an EVAC system to capture the freon.
    If yours has all leaked out, or if you have a discussion with your freon and it promises not to eat away the O-zone layer, do the following:
    disconnect the 2 padded freom lines going into the compressor with a 10mm socket. This is assuming the system is empty!
    There are 4 bolts about 5-6" long attaching the compressor to the engine block. remove these with a 10mm socket.
    Pull the compressor away from the motor and remove the belt.
    work it out of the engine bay and replace with the new compressor.





    caution...the freom is under extreme pressure, make sure the system is empty before attempting***

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