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  1. AC Compressors

    Hotrodding Basics
    I'm going to be putting aftermarket AC in my '67 Fairlane. I've been talking to the guys at Vintage Air and they've been very helpful. The engine is a 351W from a '94 F-250 and although it didn't have AC initially it has the mounting bracket for the compressor. It's actually a large cast...
  2. Ebay ALERT if you need a replacement A/C Condenser

    General Rodding Tech
    Just had an experience with two vendors of replacement A/C condensers, both of them in Miami. For what it's worth, I found that an OEM condenser out of a '93-'98 Jeep Wrangler fits perfectly in my '49 Ford Coupe. For whatever reason (trinary switch failure) it blew out...not violently, but a...
  3. Name these parts

    Hotrodding Basics
    Hey guys these are the A/C parts that came with my car when I bought them. Question is, what are each parts and where do they go? Thanks. Also, how are they connected? If there is an A/C diagram please post it! its a 79 firebird/camaro. There is a giant heat wave in southern California and its...
  4. AC Compressor Clutch - '79 Monte Carlo

    Hotrodding Basics
    Last summer I had the my AC system in my 79 Monte converted to R-134a, but immediately after fixing it the repair shop found the clutch to be smoking after running it for about 5 minutes. They quoted me like $500 to replace the entire compressor/clutch assembly, and I just let it drop. Since its...
  5. A/C and Heater Control Assembly Not Working

    Hey guys. I have a 1984 Chevy C-10 and I had swapped the old 305 which was worn out for a better shaped 305. My A/C never had a belt on it but the controls for it worked and it would push air on the A/C or heater selection, but now my control just isn't working. I replaced the fuse in it. It...