The R134a change over on my 92 s10 has worked great for about 5 years until now I am replacing the compressor. accumulator. would I still need to do a vacuum because of replacing these 2 items ?

Asked by Mar 15, 2017 at 12:33 AM about the 1992 Chevrolet S-10 Tahoe Standard Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

3 Answers


Releasing refrigerants into the atmosphere is illegal.

very helpful answer. my compressor has gone bad and no refrigerants are in it what so ever. If it had refrigerants in it chances are i would not be needing to service it.


You will need vacuum to fill it.

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