katar83 wrote: How's air con in this car?
'Needs more than a regas' is the most conservative diagnosis for now.
No cold air when we tried, but at least the heater works as it should...
leo_denmark wrote:There is a good chance it needs conversion from R12 before it’s working again.
And that's why I decided to go for a drastic solution: http://www.fenair.co.uk/jaguar%20xjs%20 ... %20kit.htm
It's another leg off the piggy, but comes with quite a few benefits:
- weight reduction: the Sanden compressor is a fraction of the original compressor's weight;
- R134a compatible;
- replaces all key (and wear-prone!) A/C parts;
- compressor small enough to move to the position of the idler pulley (or air pump on my US spec car), resulting in more airflow over the engine's vee