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Heating and Air Conditioning > Accumulator HVAC > Component Information > Specifications > Page 7266

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Accumulator HVAC: Description and Operation

Accumulator
The accumulator is mounted in the engine compartment between the evaporator coil outlet tube and the compressor inlet. Refrigerant enters the
accumulator canister as a low pressure vapor through the inlet tube.

Accumulator - Typical

Any liquid, oil-laden refrigerant falls to the bottom of the canister, which acts as a separator. A desiccant bag is mounted inside the accumulator
canister to absorb any moisture which may have entered and become trapped within the refrigerant system.

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