mazda Workshop Repair Guides

Mazda Workshop Manuals

< PREV PAGE NEXT PAGE >
Page 1
background image

Hose/Line HVAC: Customer Interest
Cooling/AC Systems - Coolant and/or Refrigerant Leak

Bulletin No.: 002/98
Issued: 10/22/98
Revised:

Category
E (01)

Applicable Model/s
1998 B-3000

Subject
3.0L COOLANT AND/OR REFRIGERANT LEAK

APPLICABLE MODEL(S)/VINS
1998 B-3000 with A/C and build dates between 5/12/97 to 8/25/97.

DESCRIPTION

The A/C suction hose may rub on the upper radiator hose resulting in either an engine coolant leak and/or an A/C refrigerant leak. Hose protectors are
now available to prevent this occurrence.

Customers complaining of this concern should have their vehicle repaired according to the following procedure.

REPAIR PROCEDURE

1.

Verify customer complaint.

2.

Replace effected hose or hoses.

3.

Install the sleeve for the upper radiator hose and position it between the contact surfaces.

4.

Install the sleeve for the A/C suction hose and position it between the contact surfaces.

5.

Secure the sleeve with electrical tape or equivalent.

6.

Verify repair.

Heating and Air Conditioning > Hose/Line HVAC > Component Information > Technical Service Bulletins > Customer Interest for Hose/Line HVAC: > E00298 > Oct > 98 > Cooling/AC Systems - Coolant and/or Refrigerant Leak

< PREV PAGE NEXT PAGE >