Automotive air-conditioning refrigerant: service guide.

Author(s) : SAE, GOTT P. G.

Type of monograph: Book, Guide/Handbook


This book provides information to automotive air-conditioning service professionals in order to help them comply with federal and state certification requirements and prevent damage to the environment. With emphasis on proper recovery and recycling techniques for both R12 and R134a, as well as the proper retrofitting of R12 systems to R134a, it will serve as a valuable instructional tool and resource for technicians. Chapters cover: general safety and service precautions; refrigerant and system properties; equipment for the extraction-only of refrigerant and equipment for the recycling of refrigerant; service procedure for the containment of automotive air-conditioning refrigerants; retrofitting R12 mobile air conditioning systems to R134a. Some of the papers will be abstracted in a future issue of the IIR Bulletin.


  • Original title: Automotive air-conditioning refrigerant: service guide.
  • Record ID : 1999-3293
  • Languages: English
  • Subject: Regulation, Environment
  • Publication: Sae (society of automotive engineers) - United states/United states
  • Publication date: 1996
  • ISBN: 1560915218
  • Source: Source: ed. 2; R-141; 102 p. (21.5 x 28); fig.; tabl.; append.; USD 25.00.
  • Document available for consultation in the library of the IIR headquarters only.