Question about 1996 Saturn SL
OK, I found it. It is on the passenger side, on the fire-wall towards the engine. You may be able to see it from the top, but you really need to be under the car. I found it helpful to turn the wheel hard to the left, then crawl behind the right (passenger) front wheel. I am a big guy and couldn't fit under the car from the front. I don't have floor or bottle jack, nor jack-stands, and DEFINITLY DON'T TRUST THE TIRE-CHANGING JACK. So I just squeezed under the car without jacking it up, and found it.
It is a short tube that pokes out, about a 1/4" in diameter. It only sticks out about a 1/2".
I have a CO2-powered blow-gun that has a rubber collar (it is used to clear out lines in refrigeration), and it just blew out the clog. You may be able to put a short piece of flexible tubing over that nipple and just blow it out (don't ****, you may get all kinds of gunk, lol).
Or you may be able to "gently" push a flexible wire (#12 or so solid copper wire, like Romex) to open up the clog.
Once I got the clog open, quite a bit of water came out. It has been working fine since then.
BTW, I had pulled up the carpet to see where the water was coming from and going. There was some water on the passenger front floorboard, but most of it was flowing to the passenger back floorboard along the hump. Since it's a front-wheel drive, the hump is actually for the exhaust pipe. I guess that's obvious for the "car guys" but it wasn't for me until I got under the car.
Posted on Jan 27, 2009
Its usually underneath the car.
Posted on Jan 27, 2009
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If your vehicle
has an A/C drain hose, it will be located on the engine side of the
firewall, below where the two A/C lines go through the firewall.
GROUP: Heating & A/C
DATE: Nov. 18, 1994
SUBJECT: Condensate Drain Tube Eliminated
1994-1995 (AN) Dakota
1993-1995 (XJ) Cherokee
DISCUSSION: The above vehicles no longer use an air conditioner condensate drain tube. Cherokee's built after September 3, 1993 (MDH 09-03-xx) and Dakota's built after June 1, 1994 (MDH 06-01-xx) no longer need the condensate drain tube. Do not install in the field or submit a shortage and error request.
Somewhere just below
the Suction and Liquid Lines you will see a small black hose coming
through the firewall and pointing down. This is the A/C drain hose. Take
a piece of wire and snake out the hose. This will clear the blockage
and allow the water to drain out.
You may have to remove the drain hose completely. If so, it just pulls right out and you can slip it back on easily enough.
Also, in this link could find other details with images: Condensate Drain on Jeep Grand Cherokee
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