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Where is the orifice tube located on a 2005 pontiac sunfire?

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Pontiac has bad habit of moving them around on us. 
Example: on the 2000 Sunfire it is at the outlet of the condenser up near the front of the car. On the 1998 it is on the high pressure line right as it enters the firewall.
Therefore I am comfortable in saying that you will find it in the outlet of the condenser up near the front of the car.I recommend that if you are doing this repair yourself, ensure you replace the o-ring on the line itself with a new one. 
 Thank you for your question and good luck. 

Posted on May 08, 2009

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Hello lindabg68: My name is Roger and I can answer your question for you. First make sure the system has no pressure. Locate the high side refrigerant line that comes up from the bottom of the condenser. Not the top line. Remove the bolt holding the line together. You should see the orifice tube in the long side of this tube. Please rate the quality of your answer. This is how we know you received the correct information. Should you need more help please just ask. Thank You for using FixYa. Roger

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in the a/c line.

Posted on Jul 13, 2009

SOURCE: Where is the orifice tube on a 1997 Pontiac Sunfire

Real simple

If you knew anything at all about any type
of a/c system,you would know that any Orifice
Tube or THX Valve, has to be at the entrance
to the evaporator, in order to boil off refrigerant
& make the evavporator cold

You won't have any need to clean or replace the
orifice tube

Once you open the sytem you polute the atmosphere
& will need to leak test,pull a vacuum & recharge the system

You need the services of a trained a/c mechanic with
the required equipment to work on a/c

Posted on Jul 09, 2012

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