Subaru Forester Air Conditioning System 1999 2000 (20) PDF

16. Flexible Hose
A: REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION
CAUTION:
With the following cautions, replace flexible
hoses with new ones if they are damaged or
swollen.
The flexible hoses should be free from twists
and tension after they have been connected.
The flexible hoses must not be bent or
twisted forcibly.
1) Disconnect battery negative terminal.
2) Discharge refrigerant using refrigerant recovery
system. <Ref. to 4-7 [W600].>
3) Remove low-pressure hose (A):
CAUTION:
Plug the opening to prevent foreign matter
from getting in.
(1) Remove hose attaching bolts (C).
(2) Remove the hose assembly from evapora-
tor unit.
(3) Disconnect the low-pressure hose (A) from
the hose assembly (E).
4) Remove high-pressure hose (B):
CAUTION:
Plug the opening to prevent foreign matter
from getting in.
(1) Remove hose attaching bolt (D).
(2) Remove high-pressure hose (B).
S4M0494B
5) Install in the reverse order of removal.
6) Charge refrigerant. <Ref. to 4-7 [W700].>
17. Relay and Fuse
A: LOCATION
Relays used withA/C system are located as shown
in the figure.
A/C relay
Sub fan (condenser fan) relay
Fuses (15 A and 20 A)
S4M0049A
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[W17A0] 4-7SERVICE PROCEDURE
17. Relay and Fuse

Subaru Forester Air Conditioning System 1999 2000 (20) Summary of Content

16. Flexible HoseA: REMOVAL AND INSTALLATIONCAUTION:With the following cautions, replace flexiblehoses with new ones if they are damaged orswollen. The flexible hoses should be free from twistsand tension after they have been connected. The flexible hoses must not be bent ortwisted forcibly.1) Disconnect battery negative terminal.2) Discharge refrigerant using refrigerant recoverysystem. Ref. to 4-7 [W600].3) Remove low-pressure hose (A):CAUTION:Plug the opening to prevent foreign matterfrom getting in.(1) Remove hose attaching bolts (C).(2) Remove the hose assembly from evapora-tor unit.(3) Disconnect the low-pressure hose (A) fromthe hose assembly (E).4) Remove high-pressure hose (B):CAUTION:Plug the opening to prevent foreign matterfrom getting in.(1) Remove hose attaching bolt (D).(2) Remove high-pressure hose (B).S4M0494B5) Install in the reverse order of removal.6) Charge refrigerant. Ref. to 4-7 [W700].17. Relay and FuseA: LOCATIONRelays used withA/C system are located as shownin the figure. A/C relay Sub fan (condenser fan) relay Fuses (15 A and 20 A)S4M0049A29[W17A0] 4-7SERVICE PROCEDURE17. Relay and Fuse