Air conditioning systems which have been damaged during a collision or a system that has been open and exposed, and not immediately sealed, the receiver drier or desiccant element should be replaced.
During A/C r134a and R1234yf evacuate and recharge process, testing for leaks is NOT INCLUDED. Cost of refrigerant, oil and seals are NOT INCLUDED in labor times.
The estimating databases are all intended to be used as a GUIDE ONLY – it is important to remember that the auto body professional performing the repair is in a position to thoroughly inspect, diagnose and identify the methodology and their unique cost of the vehicle damage repair.
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