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Liquid refrigerant reaching compressor at first start. 2009…

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Liquid refrigerant reaching compressor...

Liquid refrigerant reaching compressor at first start

Mechanic's Assistant: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?

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Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Mercedes?

2009 r350

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your R350 yourself? What have you tried so far?

I am a VW tech On first start early cold morning a lot of stress on belt and tensioner last 10 to 15 seconds

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Mercedes Mechanic: Pete, Mechanic replied 3 months ago
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Do you think it is liquid refrigerent? My thought is that there is to much oil in the compressor. Does it look like the compressor has been changed lately? I would pull the lines off the compressor and try to blow some of the oil out. Then recharge it with the proper amount of freon.

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