During air conditioning process, refrigerant is placed under pressure by the compressor and sent to condensing coils. These coils are usually present in front of radiator. After compression, gas heats up a lot. Later, gas condenses into liquid and this change turn it hotter. Now, lots of heat is lost by refrigerant followed by sending liquid to evaporator.
On the high side of AC system, Mercedes Benz receiver drier or Accumulator is used. A thermal expansion valve is used by the Mercedes Benz receiver-drier. Liquid refrigerant is required by such metering valve. In order to ensure that valve is getting liquid refrigerant a receiver is also used. Separation of gas and liquid is the major function of receiver-drier.
Mercedes Benz AC receiver-drier also eliminates moisture and filters out dirt. A sight glass is also mounted on the top of Mercedes Benz AC receiver-drier or accumulator. Sight glass usually charges system. If the air conditioning system is working appropriately then vapor bubbles will not be visible in sight glass.
When the system is empty, it would be advisable to change Mercedes Benz receiver-drier or accumulator. You must change it after three years as desiccant pellets break down. Thus, results in clogging of expansion valve. This will make the system inoperable and compressor will be damaged.
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