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Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual: Without needing to purge refrigerant circuit of contaminants (e.g. damage in an accident); no refrigerant has escaped and no moisture or dirt has entered refrigerant circuit

Volkswagen Golf Service & Repair Manual / Air conditioning system with refrigerant R134a / Renewing components / Renewing receiver or reservoir, and restrictor / Without needing to purge refrigerant circuit of contaminants (e.g. damage in an accident); no refrigerant has escaped and no moisture or dirt has entered refrigerant circuit

Drain refrigerant circuit.
–  Renew restrictor. Depending on vehicle
–  Remove receiver or reservoir.
–  Clean any dirt out of receiver or reservoir.
–  Weigh receiver or reservoir that was removed.
  Note
Fill enough refrigerant oil into the new reservoir or collector so that it has the same weight as the container which was removed.
Install new receiver or reservoir.
–  Assemble refrigerant circuit, evacuate and charge.
After purging refrigerant circuit of contaminants, e.g. due to moisture intrusion (because refrigerant circuit has stood open for a length of time) or due to dirt
The reservoir or receiver or cartridge of the dryer bag need not be renewed under the following circumstances: After an accident in which there ...

Testing equipment and tools
List of test equipment, tools and materials   Note This list is an overview of the test equipment, tools and materials necessary for professional repairs to t ...

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Removing and installing activated charcoal filter
Removing –  Observe safety instructions → Chapter. –  Observe rules for cleanliness → Chapter. –  Remove rear right wheel →& ...

Unlocking the tailgate manually
Fig. 212 In the tailgate: opening the warning triangle holder Fig. 213 In the luggage compartment: unlocking the tailgate First read and observe the introductory information and safety warnings If necessary, fold the backrest of the rear bench seat forwards. Remove items of luggage ...

Noises from shock absorbers
Shock absorbers are often replaced because of noises (rumbling, etc.) experienced by the customer. Inspections on the test rig and in the vehicle have shown that in approx. 70 % of these cases there is no case for complaint. The replacement was not justi ...

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