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Old 02-25-2013, 10:52 AM   #1
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My 01S has a slow AC leak. I thought it was fixed last fall when the dye covered expansion valve was replaced. Now, 5 months later, the refrigerant is low. I've taken the car to two AC specialty shops and a Porsche dealer. No one seems to have identified exactly why the car is losing refrigerant.

Can anyone recommend a great AC shop in the San Francisco bay area> Your recommendations are greatly appreciated.

PS: The main reason I'm asking is that I am trying to avoid paying more in diagnostic fees than the cost of the repair. I'm already into this for about $900 inclusing replacing the expansion valve.


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Old 02-26-2013, 10:20 AM   #2
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Hi,there are several highly recommend in your area of Mnt. View 1) Modderman 2)Heyer performance. in Santa Clara you have 1)RennShop 2) Dietsch Werks, Sunnyvale 1) RMG enterprises. give them a call. Dietsch werks is very helpful if they cant help they will direct you to who can help you.
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When I lived in Palo Alto, I used to go High Performance House in Redwood City, problems were always fixed, and Rich is a straight up guy.

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