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Old 11-30-2019, 05:24 PM
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Ya. It didnt want to go. Trans mount took a poo, it rolled over, only thing keeping it in was the driveshaft hitting the crossmember.
I had to hold it up with my knees and yank the block around while my wife raised and lowered it.
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That injector looks like it sat under water for awhile.
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He left it in his sock drawer too long

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The truck used to be a plow truck. Some things are/were a little crunchy.


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Looks nice. Does the A/C use R134A or was it the old R12?
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94 is the first year for 134a, so this truck is all factory with that setup.
I did redo everything several years ago, as the previous owner thought you could repair the lines with compression fittings.
Was a little messy.


I also installed electric fans back then too, so the fan comes on when the compressor comes on. Going to put a cut out switch on that this time around for winter use, as the fan comes on when the defrost is chosen, makes the temperature cooler than needed in the truck

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Good. I had a '93 Aerostar converted to R134A. It just didn't cool the same after that.
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