Ford Escape Manuals
Ford Escape 2020-2024 Service Manual / Electrical / Climate Control System / Climate Control System - General Information / Removal and Installation - Thermostatic Expansion Valve Manifold and Tube Assembly - 1.5L EcoBoost (132kW/180PS) – I3 (Y1)

Ford Escape: Climate Control System - General Information / Removal and Installation - Thermostatic Expansion Valve Manifold and Tube Assembly - 1.5L EcoBoost (132kW/180PS) – I3 (Y1)

Removal

NOTICE: During the removal of components, cap, tape or otherwise appropriately protect all openings to prevent the ingress of dirt or other contamination. Remove protective materials prior to installation.

NOTE: Removal steps in this procedure may contain installation details.

  1. Recover the refrigerant. Refer to the appropriate Recovery procedure in Group 412.
    1. Detach the coolant hose retainer.
    1. Remove the bolts and the degas bottle support bracket.
      Torque: 35 lb.ft (48 Nm)
  1. Release the tabs and position the degas bottle aside.
    1. Remove the nut and disconnect the A/C compressor inlet line.
      Torque: 159 lb.in (18 Nm)
    1. Remove the bolt and position the A/C line bracket aside.
      Torque: 89 lb.in (10 Nm)
    • Make sure to cover any open ports to prevent debris from entering the system.
    1. Remove the nut and disconnect the A/C line.
      Torque: 159 lb.in (18 Nm)
    1. Release the routing clips and position the A/C line aside.
    • Make sure to cover any open ports to prevent debris from entering the system.
  1. Remove the bolt and position the A/C line bracket aside.
    Torque: 89 lb.in (10 Nm)
    1. Remove the thermostatic expansion valve nut and the thermostatic expansion valve manifold and tube assembly.
      Torque: 159 lb.in (18 Nm)
    • Make sure to cover any open ports to prevent debris from entering the system.

Installation

  1. To install, reverse the removal procedure.
  1. NOTICE: Only use the specified material to lubricate the seals.

    Install and lubricate new O-ring seals. Refer to the appropriate Specifications in Group 412.
  1. Lubricate the refrigerant system with the correct amount of clean PAG oil. Refer to the appropriate Refrigerant Oil Adding procedure in Group 412.

    Removal and Installation - Thermostatic Expansion Valve - 1.5L EcoBoost (132kW/180PS) – I3 (Y1)

    Removal NOTICE: During the removal of components, cap, tape or otherwise appropriately protect all openings to prevent the ingress of dirt or other contamination...

    Supplemental Climate Control

    ..

    Other information:

    Ford Escape 2020-2024 Service Manual: Removal and Installation - Active Grille Shutter Actuator


    Special Tool(s) / General Equipment Flat Headed Screw Driver Removal NOTE: Removal steps in this procedure may contain installation details. Remove the active grille shutter. Refer to: Active Grille Shutter (501-02 Front End Body Panels, Removal and Installation). On both sides. Release the tabs and remove the upper vane bearing. Install the General Eq..

    Ford Escape 2020-2024 Service Manual: General Procedures - Azimuth System Check


    Check NOTE: The object used in this system check can be fabricated using a 9 cm diameter (3 in I.D.) pipe, 100 cm (39 in) in length (available as Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) pipe, or similar from a hardware or plumbing supply. NOTE: The following system check should be carried out with the vehicle on a level surface. NOTE: Actual sensor arrangement may differ from the configur..

    Categories

    Vehicle Identification

    Locating the Vehicle Identification Number

    The vehicle identification number is on the left-hand side of the instrument panel.

    Ford Escape. Vehicle Identification

    read more

    Copyright © 2024 www.fordescape4.com