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Gavin19_76 05-13-2010 07:52 PM

Jeep Air System
I bought a new air conditioning system from Jeep Air. The site claims that it is a factory system using factory parts. Well, my Jeep actually had the old factory system. It didn't work so I decided to buy a complete replacement rather then replace one 20 year old part at a time. Long story short the Jeep Air system is NOT made of factory parts. We are having to modify the parts in order to get it to work. The directions are terrible with very few pictures! I'm lucky my Jeep already had an A/C system so I could see how everything goes. If I were to do it over again I would get the Arizona Air A/C system or just rebuild my factory one. Just thought I'd give you a heads up since it is getting to be the A/C time of year.

Abomination93 05-13-2010 08:46 PM

i personally see no point in having AC in a jeep, no matter where u live. just drop the top and drive.

thechink09 05-13-2010 09:41 PM

yeah YJ AC's SUCK!!! its okay when its in the low 80's and lower. but higher 80's and up, there is NO point in having an ac at all lol.

i remember when i 1st got my jeep i didnt know how to take the top off and i was driving around while it was like 90 something degrees out and i literally about died it was soo hot!

Kohrs93 05-13-2010 10:36 PM

Why would you buy AC with a jeep... wimp.

SUBZEROCOOL 05-13-2010 10:52 PM


Originally Posted by Kohrs93 (Post 623564)
Why would you buy AC with a jeep... wimp.

Hey, this person just gave some info on his a/c trouble and a heads up on a product, all personal opinions aside. Too many good reasons why an a/c is needed... this person might have skin cancer, a topless phobia or whatever.

the beep mechanic 05-17-2010 11:05 AM

Thank's for the heads up. I was seriously considering one of their kit's. Is the performance of a jeep a/c really that bad? I don't want to go through the hassle of installing any a/c kit if I'm just going to hear my sister complain everytime it get's real hot out. Personally, I would ride with the top off, but she get's sunburned if she gets too close to a light bulb.

N39-W120 05-17-2010 01:45 PM

OUCH!... $1000+ for the kit!!! I haven't had to have one repaired in a while, but a think a good shop could fix/ retro fit to 134 for less than that. Thank for the heads up to the group....

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