What type of freon do you use in a 1996 GMC Sonoma R12 or R132a freon?
R-134a(1990 CLEAN AIR ACT)Most cars after 1992 have R-134a
If if it a 1995 or older then it came with R12 installed. 1996 can be R12 or R134. 1997 up, it has R134/R134a. If you suspect it had R12 look for a label somewhere on the A/C unit signifying it has been converted. If you find it has R12 and is leaking and needs repairing, after the leak is repair...
I'm pretty sure General Motors has always prescribed 5W-20 for their Vortec engines. By the way, Z71 is a trim package, not a model or series.For most climate conditions a 5W-30 works.
Refrigerant Types in a Central Air Conditioner There are 2 different types of air conditioning refrigerant currently used in residential cooling systems.R-22, commonly referred to a Freon and R410A, a blend considered to be more environmentally friendly, sometimes called Puron.
R 134. Look at the sticker under the hood next to the air conditioning.
A 1995 Cutlass Supreme should use R12 freon. The fittings are different between R12 and R134 so that they can not be accidentally swapped.
Originally it probably came with r-12 but r-12 is no longer available. You will have to convert over to r-134a.
SAE 10w-40 Full Synthetic oil any major brand.
if you have a small can of refrigerant you attach the specially made hose to it. then connect the other end to the vehicles low pressure fitting. this fitting is always on the larger of the 2 a/c pipes. start the engine, turn on the a/c and if the compressor works properly the can should be empty...
If your referring to having loose steering, then you need to tighten the adjustment set screw on the steering box under the hood. Don't tighten this to much, or it will lock up the gears. Typically a loose box needs to be replaced, in very few cases will tightening the set screw actually help.
If you use anything other than R134a it will not function properly.
Yes. If it's coming out of a vehicle with an automatic transmission and going into one with a manual (or vice versa), then the ECM will need to be reflashed.
The best way to install a bodykit on a GMC Sonoma is to have the work done by a professional bodyshop. I would not recommend trying to do this yourself. At American Car Imports in London we arrange to have bodykits installed on new Ford Mustangs, such as on our ACI Racing Mustang Outlaw and ACI R...
135 plugs???? What are you referring to?Maybe the #1, #3 and #5 spark plugs? If so they would be on the drivers side of the engine.
Replace the slave cylinder.
All 2005 model year vehicles would use R134a.
Look for the idler pully,it will be the one that runs against the back of your surpentine belt,It is spring loaded,it is smooth,use a breaker bar or 1/2 drive ratchet,there is a bolt head that sticks out of the front of the pulley find a socket that fits this bolt head it should be metric,make su...
You can't. You have to be Section 608 certified and licensed to buy CFC12 (R12) in any quantity. Your best bet is to either convert it to R134a or R414b.You cannot legally buy R12. You can however have the car converted over to use R134a which you can buy. Seek professional help.You can't.
The two black relay boxes under the hood of a 1993 GMC Sonoma are fuse boxes that control part of the electronic devices in the vehicle. One of the boxes also houses the battery below it.
Under the hood on top of passengers side inner fender.
A GMC/Chevrolet 4+4 truck would require dropping the front differential or removing the engine to remove the engine oil pan. I would suggest purchasing a shop repair manual if you are going to "DIY".
Yes, it is legal to put child car seats on the fold down seats in the back of a pickup truck. You should follow the same instructions on the car seat for these types of seats.
It is important for a car owner to know the location of all the car parts. The fuel tank pressure sensor for a 1998 GMC Sonoma is located in the fuel pump assembly.?æ
a problem with the distributor
You get the refrigerant evacuated first - just trying to open the line up and release it into the atmosphere is both illegal and very dangerous. Then you have to open up the HVAC compartment, and it's a pretty simple process to disconnect the evaporator... once you've swapped out the evaporator, ...
The miles per gallon on the highway for this car is between 21 and 26 miles per gallon. The gas tank capacity for it is 20 gallons.
Down the automatic transmission dipstick tube.
The 1995 General Motors/GMC Sonoma has the door lock motors and actuator assemblies. These are located in the driver and passenger side doors, behind the door trims.
Typically, you put diesel gas into a diesel pickup truck, because regulation gas just isn't good enough for your environment ruining, gas guzzling truck. Diesel gas is absolutely necessary for your truck.
alittle more than a half of a quart 650ml is the exact quantity, i.e. engraved on the side of your engine will be "650cm3" which is the same as 650ml
They didn't use R12 in 1995 - they'd all gone to R134a by then. Which is fortunate for you, because you can't even buy small cans of R12 without Section 609 certification.
It still uses R134a, which is still available.
The best type of oil to use in a 2000 Toyota Avalon is 5w20. This provides a good balance of viscosity with the ability to work in most temperatures.
It takes r134a refrigerant.The refrigerant used would be r134a.
The Commodore requires a gycol based coolant, its uses a50% coolant, 50% water mix. Ensure the coolant you choose is a high quality and suitable for V6 motor
No. Home A/C units use R-22, and many, if not most, automobiles use R134a.
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The regular universal green coolant.
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Originally, R-12 Freon was used in car air conditioners.However, it was found that when a car emits R-12 Freon, it depletes the ozone layer.The Environmental Protection Agency outlawed ozone depleting substances in 1994 and, as a result, R-134a Freon is now used instead.
R134a systems operate at higher discharge-side pressures than R12, which can cause compressor seals to leak.Bottom line, R134a simply doesn't cool as well as R12.The advantage of ester oil is that it works with both R12 as well as R134a, so you can fill the system with it and then use either refr...
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How do you charge your air conditioner on your 1991 Toyota Previa and what kind of freon do you use?
Would have been built for R12, can be converted to R134a.
Knowing the firing order of a car's engine can help troubleshoot problems later on. The firing order for a 1993 GMC Sonoma 2.5L engine is 1-6-5-4-3-2.
You would need to look at the RPO codes on the sticker in the glove compartment. If it's a 4x4, you most likely have either 3.73 (GT4) or 4.10 (GT5) ratios. 3.08 (GU4), 3.42 (GU6), and 3.55 (GV0) are also seen sometimes. The best way to know for sure is to call the service department of a GMC dea...
On all years, makes and models you will need to go to any automotive a/c repair shop and have them reclaim this for you.... (Do not just let it out in the atmosphere this is illegal)....... Depending of if your have R-12 freon or R134A freon you can buy the R134a freon at any auto parts store but...
Despite the name Syclone, the GMC Syclone is actually a pickup truck. It is well regarded for its safety rating (over 4 stars out of 5) as well as the modernized styling that GMC has produced. However, there are complaints over the power or torque which the truck is able to produce which is natur...
Most manual transmissions use 80W90 gear oil. To be sure, check your owners manual. I have seen one use 30w motor oil.
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The most common is a 12 volt DC lead/acid battery. The batteries main use is to operate the starter motor to start the main engine. When the engine is running an alternator or generator powers all the systems and also re-charges the battery.These batteries vary somewhat in physical size and power...
Usually the fuses in cars since the mid 90's are the two sizes of flat, see through coloured fuses where you can easily see the wire or a break in it. I have 3 vehicles and they all use both sizes in colours to fir with amps - 15,blue etc. A good system and I regularly visit a large wreckers yard...
How to Add Refrigerant to a Dodge Caravan Remove the black cap from the low-pressure refill port next to the AC condenser towards the front of the passenger's side of the engine.Press the refill canister quick-connect fitting onto the port. Start the vehicle. Allow the vehicle to run for a ...
any auto parts store will be able to tell you as long as you tell them the year,make ,model,and engine size
By changing the ignition timing and fuel/air mixture. Easier on an ECU/FI system, the dealership just reprogrammes it. On carburreted cars it takes time and patience. Rejetting might be necessary. On older engines the cylinder head may require hardened valve seats, or a lead replacement additive ...
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If you don't know your way around a refrigerant system get a mechanic to charge it for you. The pressures and temperatures in an operating HVAC system aren't trivial and should not be worked on by inexperienced personnel.You can check out the website linked below. It isn't difficult to put the re...
It came standard with DOT-3 but you can use DOT-5 IF you first flush/drain the entire system. Do not mix them.
The 2004 BMW 325CI came equipped with two 2.5L 4-cylinders (engine codes M54 and M56). Both engines factory require European specification synthetic 5W40 meeting BMW Longlife-04.
You do realize that Navistar International manufactures a whole range of vehicles, and not just one, right? As for what to use, it depends on your transmission. If you have an Eaton-Fuller transmission, then they recommend you use either full synthetic 50W oil or 80W mineral oil. I'd go with the ...
It may also depend on the climate you live/drive in. Consult the owners manual for that info.
How many cans of freon do you need to recharge a 96 gmc safari when its complete empty just replaced the condenser.?
you dont considering you replaced the condensor and opened up the pressure in the system. It needs to be taken to a shop that can vacumn out the system so it will take all the freon it needs. If you do not do this, you ac will be half as cold.
Your vehicle takes MERCON V ATF in your transmission. Ford has free down-loadable owner manuals on their website.Use Mercon V A/T fluid. Do not use plain Mercon.
i own a 1992 silverado and when i went to do this the dealership told me anywhere from 500 to 2000 dollars denpending on what engine size and which ac system is in there as they may only need to replace one thing or the whole thing ....but just recently i found this refrigerant its called redtek ...
An instructional video on how to take a door panel off a 1999 Sonoma can be view on YouTube. Search for "How to remove door/door panels 1999 Sonoma/s10" and click on the first search result.
If you buy halo projector headlights do you need an HID kit or and specific type of light or can you use the stock ones off your car?
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