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    removing air con rad

    in the next few weeks ill be stripping down the front end of the astra for a bit of work on the engine. whats the process of discharging the air con rad? will it have to be degassed or can i drain the stuff off? cheers

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    It is illegal to vent the gas to the atmosphere so it will need to be degassed
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    does the car need the aircon rad to run properly? i dont ever use my air con so i dont realy need it?
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    i have removed mine totally and have all parts spare (ac pump,rad and fan) the car runs totally fine with out it all, i removed mine due to fitting a big front mount intercooler

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    how did you run the belt after if you have removed the pump???
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    have you bought the new total vaux have a look at lmfs 2 page spread........... at the bottom of the second page theres the kit its made by a company called mmg everything you need

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    http://www.mmgperformance.co.uk/page...ive_pulley_kit try that mate cheaper than lmf and direct from supplyer

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    £189 didnt vx do the z20let without aircon?
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    i duno some1 might know on here didnt think so but i could be wrong

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    if anyone needs their aircon discharging or re-gassing i can do it for a good price, if you can get down to me (near birmingham)
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