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Old 05-05-2021, 06:17 AM   #11
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Get the refrigerant level checked.
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Old 05-06-2021, 01:49 PM   #12
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Get the refrigerant level checked.

This is NOT a pressure check. This is an evacuation and weighing procedure using an expensive dedicated machine.
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I think i found the issue. When I popped the high side cap off, I hear a faint hissing. There is a belt hooked up. I thought I needed 3 belts but doing some more digging found that since there's no power steering pump for this truck it only has 2.
if your hearing a "hiss" evacuate the system and replace the valve, probably want to replace both.. and maybe all the o-rings while its down
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I think i found the issue. When I popped the high side cap off, I hear a faint hissing.

Even with a "good" valve, the CAP is the main retainer of refrigerant. You may have lost refrigerant due to a bad cap.
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