2010-18 Mazda 5 Air Conditioner A/C Freon R134a Recharge
If your Mazda 5 A/C is blowing hot air, it may be due to a small leak in the A/C system. In this DIY guide, you will learn how to charge Mazda5 air conditioner system yourself using an air conditioner recharge kit.
What you will need
Here is what you will need to charge the A/C system on your Mazda5.
Park car and turn off the ignition
Park your Mazda 5. Turn off the engine and get ready to add freon to your Mazda5 AC system.
To add refrigerant you need to open the hood of your 5. The hood release is located under the dashboard of your 5.
Locate low-pressure port
Locate the low-pressure port. This is where you add A/C refrigerant on a Mazda 5.
Connect A/C recharge kit
Remove the cap and connect your A/C hose to the charging port. Start adding refrigerant to your Mazda 5 air conditioner system.
Start the engine and let it idle.
Turn AC on
Turn A/C on and set it to max cold setting.
Charge your Mazda A/C
Follow the instructions as directed on your A/C recharge kit.