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  1. Vacuum control problem

    Heating & Air Conditioning Systems
    Big pack rat ate my vacuum lines under the dash. I found lines on E bay and replaced the line set from under the glove box to the vacuum switch. didn't work. found another line chewed, blue line from under glove box fitting to upper left vacuum pod. fixed this. didn't work. checked each...
  2. What does it take to get the AC back?

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    So, my impala is a factory AC car, but the AC components are gone. I've got a new heater core and blower motor coming so I can get the heat working. Rock auto has the compressor and a few other tidbits in a package here: http://www.rockauto.com/catalog/moreinfo.php?pk=5247804&cc=1323841...
  3. New AC System: AC Advice Needed

    Heating & Air Conditioning Systems
    I am in the process of converting my EC to TPI. As part of that process, I have converted to a serpentine belt system. The serpentine belt system caused the AC compressor to now be mounted on the passenger side (and the alternator on the driver side). As a result, I am in the midst of...
  4. AC system removal

    Heating & Air Conditioning Systems
    So, my air cooling is not working, I kinda just want to remove the whole system to simplify my engine bay, but I'm a complete novice with this stuff, and don't want to screw anything up. So I want to keep my Heating cause that's working, and I'm planning on removing the air compressor first, I...
  5. A/C blows through defrost vents

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    I have a 80 El Camino Conquista and the A/C has started showing some strange behavior in the past few weeks. 1) The air conditioner/heater will only blow through the vent on the top of the dash meant for the defrost. It will not switch back down to blow on you. 2) The A/C shuts off when I...
  6. High & Low pressure fittings?

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    So I'm attempting to make a discovery on why my A/C clutch won't engage? A/C is not a solid area with me, as most of my classic vehicles do not have A/C. My question is this: I have a 1987 El Camino, V8, with air. I had a friend use his a/c hose kit to see if fluid was in the system. He noted...
  7. Air Conditioner

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    Just bought a mixed breed, 81,82, and 83 El Camino, all wrapped up in one titled as an 81. Very clean car. The former owner told me he was selling it because it had been broke into, had the stereo and such stole out of it, and before they got caught, had damged the steering column pretty good...
  8. 65 duct work

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    in my El Camino, on the inside of the firewall, the box that is the main duct system that has most of the cables hooked to it, is very cracked and brittle, does anyone know either somewhere to get another or how to fix this? im clueless:dontknow: also, i checked out opgi and el camino store but...
  9. 65 air conditioning

    Heating & Air Conditioning Systems
    :dontknow:Can anyone give me step by step replacement of anything that needs replacing on a 1965, I dont even know where to start