Re: [DML] Orifice Tube
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Re: [DML] Orifice Tube



Too late, Dave.  I already ripped out the evaporator,and already 
received the new one.  I will start reassembling the heater/AC box 
and dash vents, console, etc. tomorrow.  Thanks for the tip on the 
repair kit, though.  I think it would have been a little tight to use 
that, as there's not much room for tools near the firewall where the 
hole is.

Paul

Vin 10944


--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "Dave Sontos" <dsontos@...> wrote:
>
> I performed the same trick with the drill on another DeLorean and 
we used a
> orifice tube repair part. You have to cut off the section with the 
hole in
> it and apply this new part that has a compression fitting on the 
end. Seems
> to be be still working.
>  
>  <http://www.acsource.com/index.asp?
PageAction=VIEWCATS&Category=844>
> http://www.acsource.com/index.asp?PageAction=VIEWCATS&Category=844
>  
> Price around $15.00, still a lot cheaper and faster than ripping 
out the
> entire evaporator
>  
> Dave Sontos 
> 
>   _____  
> 
> From: dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] On 
Behalf Of
> sweetp01569
> Sent: Thursday, July 06, 2006 8:47 PM
> To: dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: [DML] Orifice Tube
> 
> 
> 
> I'll reply to my own message. I ended up taking out the evaporator 
by 
> the book, and removed center console, glove box, kneepad, etc. Took 
> out the entire heater/AC box. What a bitch job that is! I hope I 
> can remember and backtrack my steps to get it all back together 
again.
> 
> Paul
> 
> --- In dmcnews@yahoogroups <mailto:dmcnews%40yahoogroups.com> .com,
> "sweetp01569" <paul.sweet@> wrote:
> >
> > Replying to an old post. I, too had trouble with my orifice tube 
> > stuck in the pipe. I drilled it out, but with it, a hole through 
> > through the avaporator tube as well! I just ordered a new 
> > evaporator. Can anyone piont me to some good step by step 
> > instructions for replacing the evaporator? I got eight of the 
> eleven 
> > casing screws out. Any tips in dropping the evaporator out?
> > 
> > Thanks,
> > Paul
> > 
> >[moderator snip]
> 
> 
> 
>  
> 
> 
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>









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