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Model Specific Air Conditioning
1940's to 1980's Vehicles

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Do I Need To Add Oil To My Air Conditioning Compressor?

Customers often ask whether or not they need to add oil to an air conditioning compressor they purchase from us. This question comes up because people want to avoid poor cooling or failure problems resulting from improper oil levels. Fortunately most people realize the harm to the system and potential danger of running an AC compressor with no oil.

Safe Installation of A/C Compressors

This ’67 Fastback Mustang owner saved himself a lot of money and time by asking the CAA team before experimenting with an alternative method of compressor installation. We appreciate this type of question because it saves us from a great deal of troubleshooting later when presented with a failed part.

High Performance 1970-81 Pontiac Firebird & Trans-Am Compressor Upgrade Kits

Shown installed on Jim G's 1976 Trans-Am with 455 Pontiac Engine

Classic Auto Air’s pre-engineered compressor upgrade kits for the Pontiac Firebirds & Trans-Am are easy to install, requiring no modifications to your car.  They draw less than half the horsepower at half the weight of the original A6 compressor, increase fuel economy and just look cool in the process.  They can even operate at up to 6,000 rpm’s!