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A/C Gauge set Wal-Mart #4527632
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MarkM66 Offline OP
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https://www.walmart.com/ip/Diagnostic-Ma...Hoses/105112541

Look okay? Seems inexpensive..

Free shipping

Re: A/C Gauge set Wal-Mart [Re: MarkM66] #4527633
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Re: A/C Gauge set Wal-Mart [Re: MarkM66] #4527640
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Kinda useless today. Systems are so small an ac machine is the only way to go.


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Re: A/C Gauge set Wal-Mart [Re: MarkM66] #4527650
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Where the wind comes sweepin'
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Neither are actually sold by WalMart.. those are sold by third parties who sell on walmart.com.

The gauges are probably OK. I would have doubts that the vacuum could hold 500mb.. but who knows.

Re: A/C Gauge set Wal-Mart [Re: MarkM66] #4527684
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3rd party. Both are cheaper from harbor freight or ebay. The gauge set has junk ends. Get one with the screw on couplers. Suggest a 2 stage vac pump.

60+" screw on couplers. what i suggest you look for. ebay has best prices.
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Aluminum-AC-Mani...t-/131842705206

Re: A/C Gauge set Wal-Mart [Re: Chris142] #4527768
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Originally Posted By: Chris142
Kinda useless today. Systems are so small an ac machine is the only way to go.


If you want to service an A/C properly you will need a way to remove and store the refrigerant, evacuate the system, check for leaks and then fill by weight.

Now if you have a slow leak in an older car, you can dump a can of R134a every once and awhile. If you stay away from stop-leak you should be OK.


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Re: A/C Gauge set Wal-Mart [Re: Need4racin] #4528202
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Originally Posted By: Need4racin
3rd party. Both are cheaper from harbor freight or ebay. The gauge set has junk ends. Get one with the screw on couplers. Suggest a 2 stage vac pump.

60+" screw on couplers. what i suggest you look for. ebay has best prices.
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Aluminum-AC-Mani...t-/131842705206


HF are $60 https://www.harborfreight.com/ac-r134a-manifold-gauge-set-62707.html

Same style ends. Not sure what you mean by screw on couplers. Hoses screw to manifold and to quick disconnect fitting. Quick disconnect goes to ac fitting.

Re: A/C Gauge set Wal-Mart [Re: MarkM66] #4528216
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Originally Posted By: MarkM66
https://www.walmart.com/ip/Diagnostic-Ma...Hoses/105112541

Look okay? Seems inexpensive..

Free shipping


I have one for R-12 only, it is very old. I grabbed one after having Trav give it the two thumbs up. Just one use will cover the cost and them some.

OP- thanks for posting.


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Re: A/C Gauge set Wal-Mart [Re: MarkM66] #4528253
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I have one of those pumps. Got it off Amazon. Works great and pumps to 30"Hg easily.


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