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2001 jaguar s 4.0 ac has leaks in the lines. Can we just replace the lines?
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Yes these lines have oring seals on them and most either have a peanut fitting or quick connect fitting so they can be replaced. The system will need to be evacuated with a machine so there is no refrigerant or pressure in the system when you make any repairs.
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