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Old 07-21-2010, 08:04 AM
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Originally Posted by Mark DiSilvestro View Post
Check to see if parts are availble for the old 2cyl York compressors used in these cars. Try to find an autoparts store that has an old Murray AC parts-book. Unless the electrical clutch-coil is fried, the pulley-bearing and front compressor seal kit may still be availible.
OTOH, if I had to spend significant $$$$ on a compressor, I'd conside a kit to convert to a Sanden rotary unit.

Happy Motoring, Mark

Yorks are also the defacto compressor for Ford products from the fifties to seventies.

I've still got a few...somewhere....

14 E250 BlueTEC black. 45k miles
95 E320 Cabriolet Emerald green 66k miles
94 E320 Cabriolet Emerald green 152k miles
85 300TD 4 spd man, euro bumpers and lights, 15" Pentas dark blue 274k miles
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