Chrysler Caravan/Voyager/Town n Country 1984-1995

Filter/Drier

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figure 1



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Fig. Fig. 1: Filter/drier assembly

  1. Have the system discharged by a qualified professional mechanic using an approved recovery/recycling machine.
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  3. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
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  5. On 1992-95 vehicles, remove the vehicle jack.
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  7. Remove the nuts that fasten the refrigerant lines to sides of the receiver/drier assembly.
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  9. Remove the refrigerant lines from the receiver/drier and discard the gaskets. Cover the exposed ends of the lines to minimize contamination.
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  11. Remove the mounting strap bolts and remove the receiver/drier from the engine compartment.
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To install:
  1. Transfer the mounting strap to the new receiver/drier.
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  3. Coat the new gaskets with wax-free refrigerant oil and install. Connect the refrigerant lines to the receiver/drier and tighten the nuts.
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  5. Have the system evacuated and recharged by a qualified professional mechanic, utilizing the proper equipment. Add 1 fl. oz. (29 ml) of refrigerant oil during the recharge. Check for leaks.
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