DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum

DIY Chatroom Home Improvement Forum (
-   HVAC (
-   -   adding oil (

NitroNate 06-07-2010 08:50 PM

adding oil
is there an easy way to add oil to a system once it's charged? i recently replaced the coil and forgot to add some oil before i charged it up. i probably don't necessarily need any, but i know there was residual oil in the old evaporator so i just wanted to add a bit to top it off.

beenthere 06-07-2010 10:04 PM

Oil pump.

On average. You remove 4 ounces of oil when you recover a system. Do you add oil to every system you recover teh refrigerant for a repair?

Unless you know the system had very poor oil return to the compressor. No need to add oil.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:14 AM.