Toyota Corolla 1970-1987 Repair Guide

Condenser

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
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  3. Recover refrigerant (discharge system) from refrigeration system.
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  5. Remove the all the necessary components to gain access to condenser mounting bolts and to gain clearance for removal of condenser assembly.
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  7. Remove all refrigerant system connections. Remove the receiver with bracket. Cap open fittings immediately.
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  9. Remove the radiator support brackets. Remove the condenser mounting bolts lean the radiator back and pull out the condenser.
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To install:
  1. Install the condenser assembly to the vehicle. Install radiator support brackets. Make sure all rubber cushions fit on the mounting flanges correctly.
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  3. Reconnect all refrigerant system connections. Install receiver with bracket. Replace O-rings, as required.
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  5. Install all other remaining components in reverse order of removal procedure.
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  7. If condenser assembly was replaced, add 2 fl. oz. of compressor oil.
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  9. Reconnect battery cable. Evacuate, charge and test refrigerant system. Check system for leaks.
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