Stuck desiccant tube!!!!

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  1. teehee

    teehee Full Member

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    MAKE: Saturn
    MODEL: Outlook
    YEAR: 2009
    MILES: 148000
    ENGINE: 3.6
    DESCRIBE ISSUE....These GM AC condenser desiccant tubes....how in the world do get them out? I removed the plastic torx cap, removed the snap ring...now that #%*#% tube! How do you remove this tube? Thx
     
  2. teehee

    teehee Full Member

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    I got it!!! It's amazing the amount of force it took to pull that tube out. Those two little O-rings just didn't want to budge. Never give up!
     
  3. LynnM

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    I believe they make a special tool for that !!! MAKE sure to flush the system. Any garbage in the system will ruin the new compressor
     

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