VW

Have Volkswagen Questions? Ask an Expert Now.

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

VW

Where can I get fittings to go on the hoses to read high and…

Customer Question
Where can I get...

Where can I get fittings to go on the hoses to read high and low pressure. My standard a/c manifold will not connect

Mechanic's Assistant: Besides this, what condition is the car in?

Just about finished rehab

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

1999 VW PASSAT

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

Yes I am I have looked in parts stores and online for fittings but so far no luck

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: VW
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own VW Question
Answered in 43 minutes by:
8/6/2017
VW Mechanic: kyle swart,
 replied 6 months ago
kyle swart
Category: VW
Satisfied Customers: 175
Experience: Certified Technician at Redding Volkswagen
Verified

Hello, my name is ***** ***** thank you for using just answer. Its sounds as if you are trying to connect r-12 fittings to r-134? I have a set of r-12 gauges with adapters, i believe i got them thru mac tools. You should be able to find r-12 to r-134 adaptor ends to use your existing gauges online. Hope this helps, thank you.

Kyle S.
A.S.E. certified master auto technician
licensed smog technician, test and repair, L-1 advanced engine performance certified
Certified Volkswagen technician, 2003,2004,2013,2014,2015
Volkswagen and Audi independent 12 years

Ask Your Own VW Question
Was this answer helpful?
Ask kyle swart Your Own Question
kyle swart
kyle swart
kyle swart
Category: VW
Satisfied Customers: 175
175 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Certified Technician at Redding Volkswagen

kyle swart is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

vwnewton

vwnewton

VW Owner,ASE Master and L1 Advanced

307 satisfied customers

25 years of VW obsession turned into a job, last 15 years as a VW Tech.

VWDoc

VWDoc

Independent VW Shop owner

1,738 satisfied customers

20 years of experience working with VW's. Independent European shop owner and technician.

Martin

Martin

auto electrical

776 satisfied customers

South African Trade Diploma in Auto Electrical

Matt

Matt

Engineer

683 satisfied customers

Mechanical Engineer with 20 years experience in the auto industry, 8 yrs in formula 1 engine testing

Tim&#039;s Auto Repair

Tim's Auto Repair

mechanic

482 satisfied customers

Have owned a repair shop for 25 yrs.

Tim Mohr

Tim Mohr

ASE MASTER TECH

411 satisfied customers

30 YRS EXPERIENCE, FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC, GAS AND DEISEL

Chris(aka-Moose)

Chris(aka-Moose)

VW Technician

274 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

< Previous | Next >

Related VW Questions
Key fob will not unlock car Drivers window does not open or
Key fob will not unlock car Drivers window does not open or close but is stopped just short of closed Passenger window lowers even if single window switch is pulled up to open Only the large switch wi… read more
Wolfgang
Wolfgang
3 satisfied customers
I have a 2001 VW new beetle. The speedometer is bad gas,
I have a 2001 VW new beetle. The speedometer is bad gas, speed and tach do not work but odometer and warning lights work. I had it tested and was told the circuit board is bad. I purched a replacement… read more
Chris(aka-Moose)
Chris(aka-Moose)
VW Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
274 satisfied customers
My heater hasnt worked right for several years. I had the
My heater hasnt worked right for several years. I had the radiator replaced a year and a half ago. I have noticed that the heater doesnt warm up now at all. when I had a local vw dealer look at it las… read more
Frankie Pintado
Frankie Pintado
Lead Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade School
1 satisfied customers
My EPC light came on after check engine light flashed. Car
Hello, my EPC light came on after check engine light flashed. Car shuttered and stalled before abruptly kicking into gear. … read more
Pete
Pete
Independent Auto Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
138 satisfied customers
Check engine light on and limp mode activates sometimes,
Check engine light on and limp mode activates sometimes, been raining a lot … read more
vwtech0405
vwtech0405
VW Technician
Associate Degree
8,868 satisfied customers
Have a question about my 03 Jetta Wolfsberg stereo. Its
Hi, have a question about my 03 Jetta Wolfsberg stereo. … read more
kyle swart
kyle swart
175 satisfied customers
I have a p0016 code ..prior to that I had a p0011 code and
hi ...I have a p0016 code ..prior to that I had a p0011 code and after a ten minute ride broke my camshaft on bank A while on idle. After i fixed it , changed the solenoids and sensors ...i now have a… read more
vwtech0405
vwtech0405
VW Technician
Associate Degree
8,868 satisfied customers
Just purchased a 2014 VW Jetta and the outlets don't work to
Just purchased a 2014 VW Jetta and the outlets don't work to allow me to charge the phone. Tried several different chargers in the car. … read more
Kevin
Kevin
workshop foreman /master tech/mot tester
0 satisfied customers
2001 vw beetle 1.8l t check engine light and epc light.
2001 vw beetle 1.8l t check engine light and epc light … read more
Dan
Dan
Automotive Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
25 satisfied customers
2004 B5 2.8 Passat 4 motion wagon. Transmission slipping in
2004 B5 2.8 Passat 4 motion wagon. Transmission slipping in drive, works using the shifttronic or starting in L2. … read more
Pete
Pete
Independent Auto Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
138 satisfied customers
My 2000 bettle shifts very hard on the 3rd shift. I had it
My 2000 bettle shifts very hard on the 3rd shift. I had it rebuilt and serviced 3 times and it's the same issue I have no ck engine light … read more
Jagmaster
Jagmaster
Bachelor's Degree
346 satisfied customers
The car starts when cold runs about three seconds and dies.
The car starts when cold runs about three seconds and dies. … read more
Pete
Pete
Independent Auto Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
138 satisfied customers
Having a no start engine cranls, checked diagram and fuse
having a no start engine cranls, checked diagram and fuse hlows at # 37 … read more
Chad Farhat
Chad Farhat
Owner
Associate Degree
4,672 satisfied customers
06 VW Passat, 2.0T. Im installing the intake cam and chain
06 VW Passat, 2.0T. Im installing the intake cam and chain with new fuel pump and chaser. Question, are there any cam seals and is there anything I should be aware of. This car was delivered to me com… read more
Chad Farhat
Chad Farhat
Owner
Associate Degree
4,672 satisfied customers
Radio goes off and on while I drive. Seems like there's a
Radio goes off and on while I drive. Seems like there's a shortage or a blown fuse? Just don't know which or what one it is … read more
Wolfgang
Wolfgang
3 satisfied customers
I have a 2005 vw jetta with 2.5 engine i,m looking for a
i have a 2005 vw jetta with 2.5 engine i,m looking for a fuse diagram for the fuse box in the engine compartment … read more
Wolfgang
Wolfgang
3 satisfied customers
No fuel pressure no voltage to fuel pump engine cranks fuse
no fuel pressure no voltage to fuel pump engine cranks fuse and relays not marked … read more
Wolfgang
Wolfgang
3 satisfied customers
I am working on a 2013 vw jetta tdi 2.0 L. I changed the
I am working on a 2013 vw jetta tdi 2.0 L. I changed the timing belt and now wont start. after installing the belt I rotated the engine over 2 revolutions and the timing marks were still lined up. I h… read more
Wolfgang
Wolfgang
3 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x