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Z3M air condition leaking

Discussion in 'Z3 M Roadster & Coupé' started by Z3Mroadster, Jun 17, 2019.

  1. Z3Mroadster

    Z3Mroadster Dedicated Member

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    Hello!


    When I filling the gas system it works for up to 2 months...
    After I don't have cold air...

    What I need chack?
     
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    You can have a dye added when they gas it, that way you can trace a leak
     
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    its usually the aircon condenser...was in mine with the same symptoms.
    i used the dye and it didnt show up anywhere.
    when we got the condenser out there was a tiny pin hole in it
    parts no longer available from BMW i believe so had one made at around £300.
     
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    Where is the location of condensator?
    Behind the radiator?
    And is the OEM Hella-Behr or?
     
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    O rings and leaks in the condenser its self ...mine had a hole in it...rotted through.
     
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    I have a condensor but can'r garauntee it, matbe I could get it tested
     
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    I will buy new one Behr if I need...
     
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    Does anyone repair air conditioning condensers these days? This company below can supply new ones and repairs radiators, wonder if worth asking if they can refurbish/repair condensers?

    https://www.radiator-repairs.co.uk/car#!

    Z3Mroadster - Maybe worth checking if there is a company giving a similar service in your locality.