XC90 AWD V8-4.4L VIN 85 B8444S (2005)
the solenoid valve connector
the 1x screw. Remove the electrical cable mounting for the solenoid valve. Note how the electrical cable was routed
the snap ring.
Hint: Pry up the solenoid valve. Use a screwdriver (as illustrated).
Pull the solenoid valve straight up. Remove the solenoid valve.
Note! For tightening torques, see: See: Body and Frame/Specifications
Installing the solenoid valve
Hint: Lubricate the O-rings on the solenoid valve. Use compressor oil.
the solenoid valve by twisting backwards and forwards, under light pressure, until it bottoms enough for the groove for the snap ring to be visible.
the snap ring
the electrical cable for the solenoid valve in its mounting as noted. Tighten the screw
Installing the compressor and test running
Install the compressor. See: Compressor, replacing, B8444S See: Heating and Air Conditioning/Compressor HVAC/Service and Repair.
Test run the compressor. Check the function.