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    Whats the best way of repairing an alloy a/c condenser?

    Hi,

    The bottom row of fins on my Coupe's a/c condenser has become slightly detatched at the drivers side.

    Theres no gas or refrigerant escaping, so I just need to secure the row of fins again.

    I wanted to solder it, bt I am told that it is not possible with alloy.

    Can anyone help?
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    new condenser about 50 + vat if u were close id vac n charge it for you probably spend more on fuel getting here lol, so long as its not leaking wouldnt really worry about it

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    get a pic of it up, but if its anything like the pic in your other thread then chemical metal weld is what i'd do

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    Cheers guys.

    Its not leaking so I'm just going to bosh a blob of fibreglass resin onto it
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    the fins won't be conducting any heat if they are detached, so unless you are going to use something conductive to stick them back, don't worry about them.
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