Acura MDX A/C Accumulator/Drier
Acura a car manufacturing company which has given its users the luxury, performance and features. Acura is one of the brands available at Car Parts Warehouse with the models like the CL, Integra, Legend, MDX, NSX, RDX, RL, RSX, SLX, TL, TSX and the Vigor. If you own the Acura MDX vehicle with the factory fitted parts, then the life span of the parts in it will get longer only if the replacement are of original quality. You can find the original equipment (OEM) and aftermarket replacement parts. To have the low cost maintenance for the Acura MDX A/C accumulator/drier purchased from Car Parts Warehouse, it is necessary to be aware of some basics regarding it. So Car Parts Warehouse provides you some technical information regarding the Acura MDX A/C accumulator/drier.
Air Conditioning System is used to cool the air but also reduces moisture content or humidity. Its main principles are Evaporation and Condensation. Due to condensation and evaporation the air conditioning fluid leads to the contamination and accumulation of water. There are five main components of Air Conditioning System namely the Compressor, Condenser, Receiver-dryer, Expansion valve, and the Evaporator. The Accumulator is also known as Receiver-drier. The Accumulator is used on the high side of systems that use a thermal expansion valve. This thermal expansion valve needs a liquid refrigerant. The main function of A/C accumulator/drier is to separate gas and liquid. Secondly, A/C accumulator/drier is used to remove moisture and filter out dirt. To charge the system the sight glass found on the top of the A/C accumulator/drier is used. There are different desiccant materials used in the drier.