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Remove my air conditioner compressor on a 2001 ford f150, 4.2 L 6cyl.

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How do I remove my air conditioner compressor on a 2001 ford f150, 4.2 L 6cyl.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  lostrider replied 6 years ago.
Service and Repair
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here is the procedure, thank you.

REMOVAL

CAUTION: When replacing an A/C compressor which has failed internally, perform the following procedures to prevent contamination of the refrigerant system:

  • If A/C Flusher is available, perform the Flushing procedure.
  • If A/C Flusher is not available, perform the Refrigerant System Filtering After A/C Component Replacement procedure.
  • Replace the A/C evaporator core orifice.

NOTE: Replacement of the suction accumulator is not required when repairing the air conditioning system except when there is physical evidence of system contamination from a failed A/C compressor or damage to the suction accumulator.

  1. Disconnect the battery.
  2. Perform the Refrigerant Discharging and Recovery Procedure to remove the refrigerant.
  3. Remove the drive belt.

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  1. Disconnect the A/C compressor electrical connector.

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  1. Remove the manifold and tube assembly.
1Remove the bolt.
2Remove the manifold and tube assembly.

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  1. Remove the three bolts.

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  1. Remove the A/C compressor.
1Remove the bolts.
2Remove the A/C compressor.

INSTALLATION

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  1. Follow the removal procedure in reverse order.
    • Lubricate the refrigerant system with the proper amount of PAG oil or equivalent. See: Refrigerant Oil Addition.
    • Lubricate the new A/C manifold O-rings with PAG oil or equivalent.

 

 

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