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AC condenser drain plugged

When I make a sharp left turn I hear a swishing sound. Dealer service says the drain plug for the ac condenser is plugged and the backed up water is being hit by the fan blade as is sloshes sideways when I turn left. They estimate $900.00 to repair this. Is there anyway to easily clean this drain and where is it?
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  • heojavor Jun 26, 2008

    I had the same problem, it cost me $500 to fix it then the problem came back. The best thing to do is not park around trees.The leaves plug the drain.

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SOURCE: 03 GALANT AIR COND.

I had that prob with mine. The drain in the engine compartment was blocked. Good luck trying to find it yourself, even my mechanic had a heck of a time getting to it as it's on the firewall.
Cleaned it out, blew it out and all was well......For several weeks then started all over again.

Posted on Aug 23, 2008

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SOURCE: condensate is blown out of the AC vents in front of passenger

Use compressed air to unclog the exit of the drain piping .Done in half second withour disassemblying anything.
I was told by a mechanic that this problem is very common with all Mitsubishi models.

Posted on May 19, 2009

autotherapis
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SOURCE: it sounds like water is swishing around when I

You can check your drain plug, but also consider your coolant system. It may have be be bled. The coolant systems are closed and if they get an air pocket it will move around and make that kind of noise at times. If you had it flushed, which at this age you should have by now, they may not have filled it up all the way. It can be tricky.

Hope this helps.

Posted on Aug 21, 2009

hfmiles
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SOURCE: Cant find the AC drain plug and the water is

You need to clarify your question. The AC does not use water.

Posted on Feb 01, 2011

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