Kia Sorento: Receiver-Drier Replacement - Air conditioning System - Heating,Ventilation And Air Conditioning - Kia Sorento XM 2011-2019 Service ManualKia Sorento: Receiver-Drier Replacement

Second Generation XM (2011-2019) / Kia Sorento XM 2011-2019 Service Manual / Heating,Ventilation And Air Conditioning / Air conditioning System / Receiver-Drier Replacement

1.
Remove the condenser.
2.
Remove the cap (B) on the bottom of the condenser with a L wrench (A).


Tightening torque :
20 ~ 25 N.m (2.0 ~ 2.5 kgf.m, 14.5 ~ 18.2 lb-ft)

3.
Remove the receiver-drier (A) from condenser using a long nose plier. Check for crumbled receiver-drier and clogged bottom cap filter.

4.
Apply air conditioning compressor oil along the O-rings and threads of the new bottom cap.
5.
Insert a new receiver-drier into the receiver drier tank. The receiver-drier must be sealed in vacuum before it is exposed to air for use.
6.
Install a new bottom cap to the condenser.
  
Х
Always replace the receiver-drier and bottom cap at the same time.
Х
Replace the O-rings with new ones at each fitting, and apply a thin coat of refrigerant oil before installing them. Be sure to use the right O-rings for R-134a to avoid leakage.
Х
Be careful not to damage the radiator and condenser fins when installing the condenser.
Х
Charge the system, and test its performance.
Condenser Replacement
1. Recover the refrigerant with a recovery/recycling/charging station. 2. Disconnect the negative (-) battery terminal. 3. ...

A/C Pressure Transducer Description
The A/C Pressure Transducer (APT) converts the pressure value of high pressure line into voltage value after measuring it. By converted voltage value, engine ECU controls the cooling fan by o ...

See also:

Smart key unit Removal
Smart Key Unit 1. Disconnect the negative (-) battery terminal. 2. Remove the glove box housing (A). (Refer to Body - "Crash pa ...

Removal
1. Turn the ignition switch OFF and disconnect the battery negative (-) cable. 2. Disconnect the CVVT oil control valve connector (A). ...

TJ Joint Installation
1. Wrap tape around the driveshaft spline(TJ) to prevent damage to the boot. 2. Using the alignment marks (D) made during disassembly as a ...

Copyright © www.ksmanual.com 2014-2019