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AC Pro Professional Formula Refrigerant with Gauge and Hose (20 oz.)

Part No. ACP-100N/ACP-10 Warranty Details  
AC Pro is the next evolution for DIY A/C refrigerants, saving you time and money! The patented professional grade Ultra Synthetic refrigerant formula contains advanced chemistry for maximum cooling comfort. 

Product Features:
  • Cools interior faster with colder, drier air.
  • Special anti-wear additives extend system life and improve performance.
  • System safe stop leak sealer stops most common A/C leaks on hoses, gaskets and O-Rings.
  • Contains moisture and acid eliminator.
  • Reusable Trigger dispenser with built in low-pressure gauge and temperature dial indicator.
  • Extra long 24” hose for accessing hard to reach service ports.
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AC ProProfessional Formula Refrigerant with Gauge and Hose (20 oz.)
 
4.3

(based on 137 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (92)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (26)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (12)

89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (122)
  • High-performance (27)
  • Lightweight (26)
  • Durable (18)
  • Versatile (14)

Cons

  • Incompatible (4)
  • Difficult to use (3)
  • Flimsy (3)

Best Uses

  • Small cars (65)
  • Large cars (51)
  • Trucks (42)
  • Any vehicle (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (68), Auto enthusiast (44), Truck enthusiast (13), Mechanic (12)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (130)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Works for me!

I have over 270,000 miles on my 2002 Pontiac Aztek and over the years and miles the refrigerant has gradually escaped. I have charged many cars back in the "old...Read complete review

I have over 270,000 miles on my 2002 Pontiac Aztek and over the years and miles the refrigerant has gradually escaped. I have charged many cars back in the "old days" of R-12, but I seldom work on cars anymore and I have never charged a system that uses R-134a until now.

It is very easy to use, even for someone who knows little about cars. This will work on any vehicle that uses R-134a, it will NOT work on older vehicles that use R-12. I appreciate the long braided hose as the service port is tough to get to and located between the front exhaust manifold (hot) and the fan (moving). If you have such a vehicle I suggest putting the hose on and taking it off with the engine not running (although you must have the engine running and air conditioning on in order to charge it).

One thing I should note: If your low side service port is on a suction accumulator (aluminum tank near the firewall), you should not have a problem. However, if your low side service port is on the suction line feeding directly into the compressor (like mine) I suggest keeping the can upright whenever the trigger is pulled. Shake the can vigorously before connecting and shake it while charging.

My air conditioning works like new again!

VS

Most Liked Negative Review

 

A/C Pro Negative Review

I used this product to correct my A/C system which was not getting as cool as it used to. The system worked for a day or so then quit working. I attributed this...Read complete review

I used this product to correct my A/C system which was not getting as cool as it used to. The system worked for a day or so then quit working. I attributed this to a more extensive problem. I took it to my mechanic, told him what the problem was and what I had done and he told me that because that the "sealant" used in the product "contaminates" the vehicles system as well as their system that my entire A/C system would have to be replaced. When I contacted A/C Pro regarding the above issues I had with their product and my mechanic's comments. I received two responses almost immediately accusing my mechanic of being dishonest. I also contacted two other independent automotive repair shops who said basically the same thing. The "sealant" in this product contaminates their equipment. As I stated above A/C Pro did not break my A/C system. It was apparently broken in such a way that this product (or any other DIY product) would not have fixed the problem. What it did do, is cause me to have to replace the entire system including compressor, all hoses and lines, evaporator coil and multiple other items to the tune of over $3,000.00 due to the system contamination. I would highly recommend against using this product in your vehicle.

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3.0

Now a cool customer

By 

from Tennessee

About Me Casual Driver, Mechanic

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Level 4

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Lightweight

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Pumping That Ac

    Comments about AC Pro Professional Formula Refrigerant with Gauge and Hose (20 oz.):

    The seed th S product on multiple vehicles...it's great" while I own a set of gauges and do not shy away from doing a full system recharge, this product just makes sense. Whether you're are the gear head or just looking to do a little dyi this stuff can get you recharged and cooled off without a lot of hassle. While there are some basic system charging basics that the uses should be aware of, if the directions are followed the average person could correct a low charge condition in a snap with this one purchase.

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    1.0

    A/C Pro Negative Review

    By 

    from Roanoke, Texas

    About Me Casual Driver

    Pros

    • Easy To Use

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about AC Pro Professional Formula Refrigerant with Gauge and Hose (20 oz.):

        I used this product to correct my A/C system which was not getting as cool as it used to. The system worked for a day or so then quit working. I attributed this to a more extensive problem. I took it to my mechanic, told him what the problem was and what I had done and he told me that because that the "sealant" used in the product "contaminates" the vehicles system as well as their system that my entire A/C system would have to be replaced. When I contacted A/C Pro regarding the above issues I had with their product and my mechanic's comments. I received two responses almost immediately accusing my mechanic of being dishonest. I also contacted two other independent automotive repair shops who said basically the same thing. The "sealant" in this product contaminates their equipment. As I stated above A/C Pro did not break my A/C system. It was apparently broken in such a way that this product (or any other DIY product) would not have fixed the problem. What it did do, is cause me to have to replace the entire system including compressor, all hoses and lines, evaporator coil and multiple other items to the tune of over $3,000.00 due to the system contamination. I would highly recommend against using this product in your vehicle.

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        (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Easy and Worth Every Dollar

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        By 

        from Brooklyn, NY

        About Me Casual Driver

        Helpful Reviewer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Small Cars

          Comments about AC Pro Professional Formula Refrigerant with Gauge and Hose (20 oz.):

          So I put a lot of miles on my 2013 Nissan Altima 2.5 SL and ran out of air condition. I tried to turn it on today (BTW it is 90+ degrees outside) and it just blew nothing but hot air. Nissan told me they would take care of the issue for a nice $150 + tax but I was hesitant to do that. Instead, I went to Advance Auto Parts and bought the AC Pro after consulting with one of the employees. They walked me through how to install everything. Now I will admit I am not very good with an engine, but even for someone as novice as myself, this is very easy. After a good 5 minutes, my car was blowing cold air and my air conditioning was back to normal.

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          5.0

          AsAdvertised

          By 

          from Tampa, Florida

          About Me Casual Driver

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Lightweight

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Small Cars

            Comments about AC Pro Professional Formula Refrigerant with Gauge and Hose (20 oz.):

            This was very simple to use and my AC in my 2008 Prius was back chilling in less than 10 minutes. This saved me a few bucks along with the gas and inconvenience of having my local trusted shop take care of it. It will also delay the big ticket expense that I have been quoted from several shops to replace components. I have a small leak in the system and was a bit hesitant about using the product but the Advanced Auto employee talked me through it. Hopefully this charge will last another several months and I still have plenty refrigerant left in the can for next time.

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            5.0

            Easy to use! Just follow instructions.

            By 

            from Williamsburg VA.

            About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver

            Pros

            • Easy to install
            • Easy To Use
            • Lost All Cooling Last Month
            • The Ac Is Perfect
            • Used Ac Pro At 90 F
            • You Get What You Pay For

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Large Cars
              • Small Cars

              Comments about AC Pro Professional Formula Refrigerant with Gauge and Hose (20 oz.):

              Save yourself an expensive repair bill at the dealer........

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              5.0

              In 5 Min I saved almost $100$

              By 

              from Andover MA

              About Me Competitive Driver

              Pros

              • Durable
              • Easy To Use
              • Lightweight

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Large Cars
                • Small Cars
                • Trucks

                Comments about AC Pro Professional Formula Refrigerant with Gauge and Hose (20 oz.):

                I bought the 2007 Civic in Nov and didn't think to check the A/C. When I turned it on in April it blew hot air. The dealer, Midas and Meineke all wanted $140 to recharge the system! I checked DIY recharging products online and picked AC Pro. I watched their video = evrything was clearly described. The only problem I had was determinig if the compressor was on. On the Civic it was hidden deep down in the engine compartment. The pressure readin was 0. I went ahead and charged it. Took 5 min and I was done.

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                5.0

                Pleasantly Surprised!

                By 

                from Boynton Beach, FL

                About Me Casual Driver

                Pros

                • Convenient
                • Easy To Use
                • High-Performance
                • Lightweight
                • Versatile

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • SUV

                  Comments about AC Pro Professional Formula Refrigerant with Gauge and Hose (20 oz.):

                  I have a leak in my Navigator's A/C. I have tried to get it fixed professional at three different Lincoln dealership but they were unable to find the leak and kept putting freon without a fix. I got tired of spending between $200 - $300 every year to put freon in the a/c. I just found out about A/C Pro and decided to save myself some money and purchased this product. I was pleasantly surprised. My a/c is now blowing cold again and it was quite easy to do this.

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                  (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Watch the Video

                  By 

                  from Chattanooga

                  Verified Buyer
                  Level 2

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about AC Pro Professional Formula Refrigerant with Gauge and Hose (20 oz.):

                      The bottom line is this product made a big difference in the cooling effectiveness of the A/C system in my 97 Escort. It was easy to use, with this caveat: WATCH THE VIDEO FIRST. The directions were not quite explicit enough for me, probably because this was the first time I had ever done any work on an A/C system. The video filled in all the gaps and answered all the questions I had. First timers need not be worried about something going wrong, as it appears the system is well-conceived, designed and executed with the novice in mind.

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                      5.0

                      Quick and Easy!

                      By 

                      from Tampa, FL

                      About Me Auto Enthusiast

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Use

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Large Cars
                        • Small Cars
                        • Trucks

                        Comments about AC Pro Professional Formula Refrigerant with Gauge and Hose (20 oz.):

                        Followed the simple directions (be sure to watch the video) and in about 10 minutes, I had ICE COLD air again! Thanks, A/C Pro!

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                        5.0

                        Works for me!

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                        By 

                        from Warren, MI

                        About Me Mechanic

                        Level 2

                        Pros

                        • Durable
                        • Easy To Use
                        • High-Performance
                        • Lightweight
                        • Versatile

                        Cons

                        • Not Compatible With R-12

                        Best Uses

                        • Large Cars
                        • Small Cars
                        • Trucks

                        Comments about AC Pro Professional Formula Refrigerant with Gauge and Hose (20 oz.):

                        I have over 270,000 miles on my 2002 Pontiac Aztek and over the years and miles the refrigerant has gradually escaped. I have charged many cars back in the "old days" of R-12, but I seldom work on cars anymore and I have never charged a system that uses R-134a until now.

                        It is very easy to use, even for someone who knows little about cars. This will work on any vehicle that uses R-134a, it will NOT work on older vehicles that use R-12. I appreciate the long braided hose as the service port is tough to get to and located between the front exhaust manifold (hot) and the fan (moving). If you have such a vehicle I suggest putting the hose on and taking it off with the engine not running (although you must have the engine running and air conditioning on in order to charge it).

                        One thing I should note: If your low side service port is on a suction accumulator (aluminum tank near the firewall), you should not have a problem. However, if your low side service port is on the suction line feeding directly into the compressor (like mine) I suggest keeping the can upright whenever the trigger is pulled. Shake the can vigorously before connecting and shake it while charging.

                        My air conditioning works like new again!

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                        • Q:

                          Can I use this product on a 2002 Nissan Altima, 2.5Sl engine.... blows hot hair?
                          Asked on 9/28/2015 by new customer

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            Yes, this AC Pro Professional Formula Refrigerant with Gauge and Hose (20 oz.) (Part No. ACP-100N/ACP-10) will work fine on your 2002 Nissan Altima 2.5L. It can be used on any vehicle from 1994-current, unless it is a Hybrid vehicle.

                            Answered on 9/28/2015 by Solomon
                        • Q:

                          will this product work on a 2002 lincoln LS 6 cylinder?
                          Asked on 8/25/2015 by Michael from Jacksonville Fl

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            Yes, Michael, this product will work fine on your 2002 Lincoln LS 6 cylinder. It can be used on any vehicle from 1994-current, unless it is a Hybrid vehicle.

                            Answered on 8/25/2015 by Steve from AAP
                        • Q:

                          will this work on my refegerator??
                          Asked on 8/23/2015 by Dennis from Townville pa

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            Hello Dennis! This refrigerant is for automotive use only. Refrigerators and residential units will use R12 formulated for it.

                            Answered on 8/23/2015 by Panda from AAP
                        • Q:

                          Will this nozzle fit on my 2004 Audi A4?
                          Asked on 7/27/2015 by Ant from L.A., CA

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            Hi Ant, I'm glad to assist you! The nozzle fits your 2004 Audi A4 if you do not live in California. You'll need the A/C PRO (ACP) -100CA if you're in California.

                            Answered on 7/28/2015 by Solomon
                        • Q:

                          Will this work on a 2008 Dodge Nitro R/T 4.0? Which AC fitting do I use?
                          Asked on 7/21/2015 by Mike

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            Yes, Mike! This AC Pro Professional Formula Refrigerant with Gauge and Hose (20 oz.) - Part No. ACP-100N/ACP-10 should be used a 2008 Dodge Nitro R/T 4.0, unless it is a Hybrid vehicle. And yes, AC Pro has a 24 inch braided hose for accessing hard to reach service ports. Attach the quick coupler fitting on end of recharge hose to the low pressure port (only port it will fit on to) by pulling the connector ring back as you push the fitting on to the low pressure port.

                            Answered on 7/22/2015 by Solomon
                        • Q:

                          I WANT TO KNOW WILL THIS WORK ON WINDOW AC UNIT 7000 BTU? OR RECCOMEND A PRODUCT THAT IS ALL IN ONE, OR LIST WHAT ALL IT WOULD TAKE IN PRODUCTS NEEDED TO JUICE UP AN AC WINDOW UNIT. I AM LIVING OFF SOCIAL SECURITY DISSABLITY, CANT AFFORED TO CALL HVAC SERVICE FOR HELP.
                          THANK-YOU
                          KRISTINA H.
                          Asked on 6/21/2015 by Kristy from Mill Spring, NC.,28756

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            Hi Kristy! For window units they use different types of refrigerant so we wouldn't be able to tell you what you would need. Your best option would be to refer to your owner's manual and go from there. Depending on the type of refrigerant it takes you may not be able to buy it on your own. Some refrigerants can only be sold so someone that is licensed. I understand your situation just keep that in mind.

                            Answered on 6/22/2015 by Panda from AAP
                        • Q:

                          Will this work on a 1998 F150?
                          Asked on 6/15/2015 by Dude from SC

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            Hi Dude, I'm glad to assist you! THis AC Pro Professional Formula Refrigerant with Gauge and Hose (20 oz.) - Part No. ACP-100N/ACP-10 is not specifically made for your 1998 Ford F150. This is for R-134a refrigerant system.

                            Answered on 6/16/2015 by Solomon
                        • Q:

                          Will the hose work on different cans of refrigerant?
                          Asked on 6/3/2015 by Ray from Parma Ohio

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            Yes, Ray, you should be able to use this hose in other refrigerant cans if they are in same size.

                            Answered on 6/4/2015 by Steve from AAP
                        • Q:

                          Will this work on 2010 gmc terrain?
                          Asked on 5/21/2015 by jammers

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            Hi Jammers, I'm glad to assist! This AC Pro Professional Formula Refrigerant with Gauge and Hose (20 oz.) (Part No. ACP-100N/ACP-10) is for R-134a refrigerant system. So it should work fine for your application.

                            Answered on 5/21/2015 by Solomon
                        • Q:

                          will this product work on a 2005 Chrysler Sebring convertible?
                          Asked on 5/5/2015 by JMAC from United States

                          1 answer

                          • CUSTOMER CARE

                            A:

                            Hi Jmac, I'm happy to help you. This AC Pro Professional Formula Refrigerant with Gauge and Hose (20 oz.) (Part No. ACP-100N/ACP-10) should work fine on your 2005 Chrysler Sebring Convertible.

                            Answered on 5/5/2015 by Steve from AAP
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