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Old 01-01-2012, 02:51 AM   #1
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howdy,

today checked the dash ac compressor freon and it was empty. my bus guy pressurized with nitrogen and we found a leak at the shaft seal of the compressor. so...need a new compressor. someone please tell me that the dash ac is worth it?.

the compressor is a TCCI ET210L 25150. fortunately the compressor is a standard big rig truck one and can be had for under $200. one of the cheaper things on the coach.

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Old 01-01-2012, 04:17 AM   #2
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It's part of the coach that should work. You know you won't rest until EVERYTHING works like new. Speaking of new, Happy New Year!
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Old 01-01-2012, 02:20 PM   #3
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Tom,

The new dash ACs work much better than the older ones. It is definitely worth repairing.

These dash ACs will freeze you out without using house ACs in 85 degree weather.
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Old 01-01-2012, 02:30 PM   #4
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I use mine regularly and am very satisfied in some very hot & humid conditions. Now with that said I think Russ hit the nail on the head-----how would you be able to sleep knowing it didn't work?
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ok, i get it. i will fix it.

off to church.

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Old 01-01-2012, 03:51 PM   #6
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ok, i get it. i will fix it.

off to church.

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OK guys, was their ever any doubt that Tom would fix it?
Happy New Year everybody.
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Old 01-01-2012, 05:37 PM   #8
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Actually Forest there was no doubt Tom would fix it......I think every one was just shocked he'd ask.........................I'll bet it was Tom's way of just testing us in 2012!
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Old 01-01-2012, 09:47 PM   #9
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Tom,
I we use ours all the time. Often we will only run that, and leave the genset off and we are plenty cool. In fact, got it blowing cold right now driving down 98 in sunny Florida.
Happy New Years everyone!
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Old 01-02-2012, 02:23 AM   #10
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Fix it Tom....Just replaced both speed control boards and the fan. Getting a wrrring sound on and off and at all speeds. Not a vibration sound. More like a whistle. Any ideas anyone?? Don't want to pull the dash again unless I have to. Hoping this is just a break in noise on the new fan assembly...

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