Toyota Corolla 1970-1987 Repair Guide

Receiver/Drier

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figure 1

  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 radiator grille, if necessary.
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  7. Disconnect lines from the receiver. Cap open fittings immediately.
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  9. Remove the receiver from the receiver holder assembly.
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To install:
  1. Install receiver in receiver holder assembly. Reconnect lines to the receiver. Reconnect the negative battery cable.
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  3. Install radiator grille, if removed.
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  5. If receiver assembly was replaced, add 1 fl. oz. of compressor oil.
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  7. Evacuate, charge and test refrigerant system. Check system for leaks.
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Fig. Fig. 1: A/C receiver removal - most models similar

 
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