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post #1 of 2 Old 10-07-2013, 02:06 PM Thread Starter
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Question for the a/c guys...

I'm about to start an LS swap and I have the Novak a/c kit. I'll be replacing the dryer and the factory compressor with an R4 compressor.

My question is that it requires custom line work and for the system to be fully flushed/filled and oiled.

Will I be ok with running the motor with all the accessories hooked up as long as I don't connect the a/c connector? Ill have about a 40 mile drive to the a/c shop to get the lines ran and the a/c serviced.

Wasn't sure if having the belt spinning the pulley would cause any problems. I'm assuming as long as it's not powered up and the clutch engaging it should be an issue.

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post #2 of 2 Old 10-08-2013, 05:32 PM
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If you're not turning the pump, you will be fine. I used an AC pump as a air compressor for years, with no problems.
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