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Old 04-05-2005, 17:01   #1 (permalink)
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Evap leak

96, EB 4.0, 125K

My evap core leaked all the ac oil. Shop wants almost a grand to fix it.
Does not look like such a hard repair. Anyone do this before?

Also,
is this a good time to change the blend door when the evap is off? Can you
get the blend door as seperate piece or u have to buy the plenum.

thanks

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Old 04-05-2005, 21:01   #2 (permalink)
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Re: Evap leak

On Tue, 05 Apr 2005 23:22:34 GMT, "Lenny via CarKB.com"
<forum@CarKB.com> wrote:

>96, EB 4.0, 125K
>
>My evap core leaked all the ac oil. Shop wants almost a grand to fix it.
>Does not look like such a hard repair. Anyone do this before?


I would not think the evap core should be tghat much to replace. Is
something lese shot, like the compressor?
Maybe another estimate is in order.

>Also,
>is this a good time to change the blend door when the evap is off? Can you
>get the blend door as seperate piece or u have to buy the plenum.
>
>thanks


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Old 04-05-2005, 22:01   #3 (permalink)
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Re: Evap leak

The OEM part is 450 (but I can get it for 300). It includes the Evap and
the entire housing. Ford does not sell the bare core. The rest is labor and
the A/C charge.

I'm planning on getting a name brand evap core only ($120), doing it
myself, then bringing it in for a $100 evac and charge.

Im also changing the dryer since it was exposed to air. Its only 50 bucks.

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