View Full Version : r406a compressor to r134a

28-05-2016, 01:42 AM
i got r406a compressor faulty 240w 1ph.
can i change it with r134a 240w compressor
i will change filter dryer as well. it orinally requires 240g refrigerant. it 818L fridge.

28-05-2016, 08:21 AM
R406a is an R12 replacement refrigerant, it works with mineral oil. R134a works with POE oil.

You can use that compressor [if it is the same capacity] but you need to flush the system first from mineral oil .