Subaru Forester Air Conditioning System 1999 2000 (17) PDF

6) The condenser should be installed in the
reverse order in which it was removed.
When installing the condenser, pay attention to the
following:
CAUTION:
Before connecting the pipe, be sure to apply oil
to the periphery of O-ring.
NOTE:
After installing condenser, ensure that guide (A) on
lower side of condenser is inserted into hole in
radiator panel (B). Tighten attaching bolts.
S4M0490A
7) Charge refrigerant. <Ref. to 4-7 [W700].>
B: INSPECTION
1) Make sure the condenser fins are free from
dust and insects. If the fins are clogged, clean by
blowing air or water through them.
NOTE:
To prevent dust and water from getting into the
condenser, this work must be done when the con-
denser is installed in an actual vehicle.
2) Check the condenser to see if it shows any sign
of oil. Should oil ooze or gas leak from the con-
denser replace it with a new one.
13. Receiver Drier
A: REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION
1) Disconnect battery negative terminal.
2) Discharge refrigerant using refrigerant recovery
system. <Ref. to 4-7 [W600].>
3) Disconnect pressure switch harness (A).
4) Disconnect pipes (B).
5) Remove mounting bolt (C) and remove receiver
drier.
CAUTION:
The receiver drier contains a desiccant. Be
sure to put a blind plug in the detached
receiver drier to protect it from moisture.
H4M1263A
6) Install the receiver drier in the reverse order of
removal.
7) Charge refrigerant. <Ref. to 4-7 [W700].>
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4-7 [W12B0] SERVICE PROCEDURE
13. Receiver Drier