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Looking for the location of the 2006 xa expansion valve,

Customer Question

looking for the location of the 2006 xa expansion valve
JA: How many miles are on the car? Have you noticed any leaks lately?
Customer: 163,000
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: i replaced the compressor and noticed that when i had recharged the system it showed a high pressure on the gauges that needs me to believe the expansion valve needs replaced as well.
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: leads me to beleive not needs. sorry
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  SuperDave replied 11 months ago.

It is labeled 88515 on this diagram.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
is it located behind the glove box or more towards the middle of the dash in the cabin area?
Expert:  SuperDave replied 11 months ago.

To access the expansion valve, you have to remove the entire evaporator box from under the dash. The expansion valve is located on one of the two aluminum lines contained in the evaporator box.