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CONDENSER NOTE: If condenser leak is suspected, leak test condenser before removing it from vehicle. Removal & Installation ‘ 1. Disconnect battery ground cable. Discharge A/C system, using approved refrigerant recovery/recycling equipment. Remove nuts from peanut fittings and disconnect refrigerant lines from condenser core. Plug openings immediately. 2. Support radiator. Raise vehicle. Remove air deflector attaching bolts. Remove air deflector. Unclip transmission cooler lines. Disconnect auxiliary cooler lines. Remove lower radiator support attaching bolts and remove support. Remove lower radiator support bracket. Remove condenser. 3. To install, reverse removal procedure. If replacing condenser, add 1.5 ounces of refrigerant oil to new condenser. Leak test, evacuate and charge A/C system.