Inspect Expansion Valve

(a) Check amount of gas during refrigeration cycle.

(b) Set on manifold gauge set.

(c) Start the engine.

(d) Operate the A/C system.

(e) Inspect the expansion valve.

(1) Run the engine at 1,500 rpm for at least 5 minutes.

(2) Check the high pressure reading is 1.37 - 1.57 MPa (14 - 16 kgf/cm2, 199 - 288 psi).

(3) Check the low pressure reading.

If the low pressure reading is 0 kPa (0 kgf/cm2, 0psi), replace the expansion valve.

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