A/C COMPRESSOR

LUCAS

Technical condition requirements for removed air conditioning compressors

1. The body with pulley may not be mechanically damaged, strongly corroded or burnt out (structure stability disturbance).2. The system connection sockets may not be damaged. The must be closed using a plugs from the purchased compressor.3. The fixtures may not be broken, removed or cracked.4. The returned core must be equivalent - substitute of the purchased compressor.5. The core must be returned in the package from the purchased compressor and manufacturer's sale number on the body must be legible.6. The compressor cores to be returned may not be seized, the pulley clutch disk must be movable.7. The electric connections may not be damages or torn off; if the connector is missing, the cable shall be so long that a connection of new connector is possible.

Unacceptable examples

Dead-on-arrival or damaged core.

Dead-on-arrival or damaged core.


Locked compressors are not accepted to be returned.

Locked compressors are not accepted to be returned.


No transport shields (before the return please rearrange shields from a new core)

No transport shields (before the return please rearrange shields from a new core)


Transport shields on pressure outlets

Transport shields on pressure outlets


External damage.

External damage.


Cable cut-off too short, but may be repaired

Cable cut-off too short, but may be repaired


Corroded or burnt core.

Corroded or burnt core.


Cable cut-off too short

Cable cut-off too short


Dead-on-arrival or damaged core.

Dead-on-arrival or damaged core.


External damage.

External damage.


Compressor must stay in the same condition as it was when disassembling it from a vehicle It cannot be disassembled. Disassembled core.

Compressor must stay in the same condition as it was when disassembling it from a vehicle It cannot be disassembled. Disassembled core.


Compressor’s clutch should rotate in both directions 360°

Compressor’s clutch should rotate in both directions 360°