Re: [MBZ] R134

2016-07-23 Thread Mountain Man via Mercedes
Kaleb wrote: > Johnsens is made in China also. I really don't think it's much of a problem. Sure it is a problem, if... It is a problem if we believe the chatter about jobs and manufacturing fleeing USA. Someone mentioned, however, that perhaps the round-trip on this might be on the order of

Re: [MBZ] R134

2016-07-23 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
Johnsens is made in China also. I really don't think it's much of a problem. Btw I went to the farm store who has it on sale and they did not have any in the next town over. I got to go to another town in a little bit and will check their store. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 23, 2016, at

Re: [MBZ] R134

2016-07-23 Thread Mitch Haley via Mercedes
Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes wrote: I have some folks saying that you should not buy made in China R134 because it's dirty and no good and will ruin your car. Just about most of the 134 I see is made in China and I have not had any problems with it. I paid a little extra for USA R410 when

Re: [MBZ] R134

2016-07-23 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
I have some folks saying that you should not buy made in China R134 because it's dirty and no good and will ruin your car. Just about most of the 134 I see is made in China and I have not had any problems with it. Sent from my iPhone > On Jul 23, 2016, at 9:11 AM, Mitch Haley via Mercedes

Re: [MBZ] R134

2016-07-23 Thread Mitch Haley via Mercedes
Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes wrote: Just got an email from our local farm store, r134 30lb is on a flash sale this weekend for $69. Guess I need to go add more to by stockpile. That is cheap cheap cheap. And I thought $3.50 a can was cheap. Looks like Amazon has some for $81 shipped.

[MBZ] R134

2016-07-23 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
Just got an email from our local farm store, r134 30lb is on a flash sale this weekend for $69. Guess I need to go add more to by stockpile. That is cheap cheap cheap. Sent from my iPhone ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

[MBZ] R134

2015-08-29 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
When the 30lb cylinders go on sale at my local farm store I stock up. I bought a couple a couple weeks ago at $79. Normal price is like $119 I think. I was just in there and they had 3 left at $70, I bought those. I now have close to 300lbs of 134 stock piled. I have about 30lb of 12 but never

Re: [MBZ] R134

2015-08-29 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
I do. I do not currently have any leakers. I stock up in case it goes the way of r12 Sent from my iPhone On Aug 29, 2015, at 4:04 PM, Dan Penoff via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Why not fix the AC so it doesn’t leak? Dan On Aug 29, 2015, at 5:00 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin via

Re: [MBZ] R134

2015-08-29 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
SAMs club used to carry it last time I was at one, it was like $149 though. Sent from my iPhone On Aug 29, 2015, at 8:59 PM, Rich Thomas via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I was just at a TS on Thursday but don't recall if they carry it. Next time I'll have to look. --R (sent

Re: [MBZ] R134

2015-08-29 Thread Craig via Mercedes
On Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:30:42 -0500 Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Well let me know when you are going to be rolling thru. We can work on your ac and you can load up all the parts you can carry. Now that sounds like a deal! I don't know when we will be rolling

Re: [MBZ] R134

2015-08-29 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
I was just at a TS on Thursday but don't recall if they carry it. Next time I'll have to look. --R (sent from my miniPad) On Aug 29, 2015, at 9:44 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: We have those but none close to me Sent from my iPhone On Aug 29, 2015, at

Re: [MBZ] R134

2015-08-29 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
‎K'leb boasts: I now have close to 300lbs of 134 stock piled.  You, me, and a couple others here should be on one of them hoarder reality shows... ‎ Rick  Sent from my BlackBerry Z10 ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

Re: [MBZ] R134

2015-08-29 Thread Craig via Mercedes
On Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:04:53 -0400 Dan Penoff via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Why not fix the AC so it doesn’t leak? Dan On Aug 29, 2015, at 5:00 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: When the 30lb cylinders go on sale at my local farm store I

Re: [MBZ] R134

2015-08-29 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
Well let me know when you are going to be rolling thru. We can work on your ac and you can load up all the parts you can carry. Have you replaced the 124 yet? Sent from my iPhone On Aug 29, 2015, at 6:55 PM, Craig via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: On Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:04:53 -0400

Re: [MBZ] R134

2015-08-29 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
I may hit a couple of the other of their stores in near by towns to see if they have any left. You can't beat $70 for a 30lb cylinder. Sent from my iPhone On Aug 29, 2015, at 6:19 PM, Rick Knoble via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: ‎K'leb boasts: I now have close to 300lbs of 134

Re: [MBZ] R134

2015-08-29 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
What store? I never see this stuff in big cylinders at any price. --R (sent from my miniPad) On Aug 29, 2015, at 8:28 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I may hit a couple of the other of their stores in near by towns to see if they have any left. You can't beat

Re: [MBZ] R134

2015-08-29 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
Atwoods. Sent from my iPhone On Aug 29, 2015, at 8:30 PM, Rich Thomas via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: What store? I never see this stuff in big cylinders at any price. --R (sent from my miniPad) On Aug 29, 2015, at 8:28 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes

Re: [MBZ] R134

2015-08-29 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes
We have those but none close to me Sent from my iPhone On Aug 29, 2015, at 8:43 PM, Dwight Giles via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: How about tractor supply co? On Aug 29, 2015 9:37 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Atwoods. Sent from my

Re: [MBZ] R134

2015-08-29 Thread Dwight Giles via Mercedes
How about tractor supply co? On Aug 29, 2015 9:37 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Atwoods. Sent from my iPhone On Aug 29, 2015, at 8:30 PM, Rich Thomas via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: What store? I never see this stuff in big cylinders at

[MBZ] R134 stockpile

2013-06-22 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin
I have been stockpiling r134. The local farm store has 30lb tanks on sale for 89. Normal price 119. Last time I bought it this cheap was several years ago at sams and since then like 149 it seems. I got 150lbs on hand now. I may buy some more but that should hold me over for a long time. Most

Re: [MBZ] R134 stockpile

2013-06-22 Thread Alex Chamberlain
On Sat, Jun 22, 2013 at 3:23 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin ka...@striplin.netwrote: I have been stockpiling r134. The local farm store has 30lb tanks on sale for 89. Normal price 119. Last time I bought it this cheap was several years ago at sams and since then like 149 it seems. I got 150lbs on hand

Re: [MBZ] R134 stockpile

2013-06-22 Thread Rich Thomas
What farm store? I gotta get me a tank, those little cans are like $10 now, crazy. --R On 6/22/13 6:23 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin wrote: I have been stockpiling r134. The local farm store has 30lb tanks on sale for 89. Normal price 119. Last time I bought it this cheap was several years ago at

Re: [MBZ] R134 stockpile

2013-06-22 Thread Kaleb C. Striplin
It's called attwoods, local oklahoma chain Sent from my iPhone On Jun 22, 2013, at 6:09 PM, Rich Thomas richthomas79td...@constructivity.net wrote: What farm store? I gotta get me a tank, those little cans are like $10 now, crazy. --R On 6/22/13 6:23 PM, Kaleb C. Striplin wrote: I

Re: [MBZ] R134

2008-07-24 Thread Peter T . Arnold
Top up? If the unit is low but working, I'd say it's worth a try. If the unit is empty, don't waste you money! Empty A/C MUST have a vacume pulled on it to dry the system out. Also a waste not to find out whyn it's empty, It must have a leak, fix it or open a window Pete On Wed, 23 Jul 2008

[MBZ] R134

2008-07-23 Thread Glenn Brown
From what I experienced on a recent trip, I believe I need my R134a topped up. Since I've never done this, is there anyone who can provide 1) Whether or not I can do this myself?, and 2) The specifics? TIA. G. M. Brown Brevard, NC ___ http://www.okiebenz.com

Re: [MBZ] R134

2008-07-23 Thread PM7088
Helps if you share Car make, Model Year with us. I used to have the 134a level adjusted every 2 years on my 300SDL as preventive Maintenance. The tech would draw vacuum for 1/2 hour and refill. It worked fine, cost about $30. Pete -- Original message --

Re: [MBZ] R134

2008-07-23 Thread R A Bennell
have not done it again yet. Randy -Original Message- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Behalf Of Glenn Brown Sent: Wednesday, July 23, 2008 10:52 AM To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Subject: [MBZ] R134 From what I experienced on a recent trip, I believe I need my R134a topped

Re: [MBZ] R134

2008-07-23 Thread Peter Frederick
. A smaller pump will never reach full vac if you have a leak. Peter -Original Message- From: R A Bennell [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Jul 23, 2008 2:40 PM To: Mercedes Discussion List mercedes@okiebenz.com Subject: Re: [MBZ] R134 I agree with a later post responding. You should likely have

[MBZ] R134 freon sale at NAPA

2008-06-04 Thread JFreezn
NAPA's June ad has R134a small cans for $6.49 each in 3 different flavors. I particularly like the Sub-Zero can which contains 2 ounces of synthetic oil and 11 ounces of R134. The synthetic oil is supposed to improve efficiency up to 18 percent (compared to What, I don't know.) If you