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How do you put refrigerant for the ac? - 1998 Chevrolet Lumina

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    Sean Piquet Mar 17, 2011

    This is not a "Do It Yourself" fix because you do not have the specialist equipment needed or gas required for the job.

    You will need to take the Chev to a vehicle air conditioning specialist or to a Chev dealer to have the work done.

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Hello,

The refrigerant needed by your lumina is the freon(R134A) gas which can be purchased at the auto parts store.
Please follow the instructions below carefully.

1.To install freon in your 98 lumina you will need to purchase the freon (r134a) and a hose kit from your local parts store.

2.locate the low pressure side of your ac system, usually by the radiator, but sometimes next to the condenser. The hose will only fit on one, so if it doesnt fit on the first you find, find the other.
3.Afterwards,with the car running and the ac on full blower,puncture the can and allow freon to flow freely into the system.

You are done.


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