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    Question about replacing the AC dryer

    Hi!

    Is it possible to replace the AC dryer (using common tools) and without the need to refill the refrigerant?

    As far as I know, the AC dryer is filled with desiccant to absorb moisture.

    Also, it stores the refrigerant in certain parts of the AC operation, so, my guess is that after opening the dryer the refrigerant will escape. Right?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Vasco Ferraz View Post
    Is it possible to replace the AC dryer (using common tools) and without the need to refill the refrigerant?
    I don't see how it would be possible without refilling the system.
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