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Old 07-10-2006, 07:24 PM   #1
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Question Refrigerant

I have a Vintage '77 Armstrong AC unit, runs but does not cool? What type of refrigerant? R12 or R22??? Need to get it charged while it's warm
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Checked the refrigerant in the AC, it needed a charge. Works great now!

Good timing too, temps in the 90's!
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Who charges AC units on Airstreams? My compressor is failing but I'd hope a top up would at least buy a little time
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The guy that did ours is one you'd get to do a whole house system.
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