A/C Compressor cutting out - Page 2 - GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Chev, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat
GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Chev, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat

Go Back   GM Forum - Buick, Cadillac, Chev, Olds, GMC & Pontiac chat > Pontiac Bonneville > 1992-1999

1992-1999 Series I L27 (1992-1994 SE,SLE, SSE) & Series II L36 (1995-1999 SE, SSE, SLE) and common problems for the Series I and II L67 (all supercharged models 92-99) Including Olds 88's, Olds LSS's and Buick Lesabres Please use General Chat for non-mechanical issues, and Performance and Brainstorming for improvements.

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 05-19-2005, 12:14 PM   #11
Posts like a V-Tak
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Fresh Meadows NY
Posts: 39
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
rdusel is on a distinguished road

My 1994 SE took 31 ounces to go from weak, cycling A/C to full cold (ice forms on the accumulator dryer at times) so 20oz is in the ballpark for a top-off.
Strange part is that the gauge I used still says borderline low charge (interdynamics guage, sits right on the green/blue border) but the system is working well so I stopped adding.
Another note here.. Try to check/top off the freon when it'* warm outside. I found that my compressor will cycle when the temps are 55-60F but stay on full when 75-80F. As I mentioned before the lines actuallly get a coating of frost on them with the fan on low so I know that it'* got enough freon...

rdusel is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Help! Cutting out under boost! Brian95Blown 1992-1999 5 11-18-2004 12:07 PM
Cutting out SSEi Performance, Brainstorming & Tuning 5 06-07-2004 09:33 AM
New plugs and wires......now shuddering and cutting out.. :( jgs11 1992-1999 11 04-27-2004 07:29 PM
Jason's thinking of cutting out to Fl.. BonneMeMN Lounge 9 12-20-2003 03:03 PM
cutting out when cornering Delta-Bonneville 1992-1999 8 09-24-2003 03:41 PM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:18 AM.