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Old June 23rd 10, 09:29 AM posted to
ECLiPSE 2002
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Default Questions on AC low pressure port and missing cap

Thanks for the response - will try a salvage yard. Still not sure if
the cap serves any other purpose than to keep moisture and dirt out of
the port.


On Tue, 22 Jun 2010 12:06:27 -0700 (PDT), KirkM >

>On Jun 21, 7:33*am, ECLiPSE 2002 > wrote:
>> I discovered that the cap on the low pressure port of my 2004 T&C van
>> was missing and wonder if this has caused any problems. Is its purpose
>> merely a dust cap (if so would any tight fitting cap suffice) or does
>> it have other purposes?
>> Next problem is where to find a replacement without being raped by the
>> dealer. Anyone know where I might locate one?
>> Frank

>I would try a salvage yard. One from another year and/or model would
>probably fit.
>Everytime I have my A/C serviced, I always check for these before
>leaving the shop. Very few take the time to put them back after the