5.9 magnum A/C compressor

Discussion in 'Magnum Engine Swaps' started by 05harley, Jun 19, 2018.

  1. 05harley

    05harley Member

    Messages:
    12
    Likes Received:
    0
    Joined:
    Apr 11, 2016
    Location:
    jamesville, nc
    Local Time:
    11:15 PM
    I have installed a 97' 5.9 magnum from a ram 1500 in a 73' Dart Swinger---used all the 97' accessories (power steering pump, alternator & compressor)---got the PS pump and ALT figured out but not quite there with the compressor----any body figure out how to get hoses that work???
     
  2. 67Dart273

    67Dart273 Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    37,774
    Likes Received:
    5414
    Joined:
    Oct 14, 2010
    Location:
    Idaho
    View My Photos
    Local Time:
    8:15 PM
  3. Bobzilla

    Bobzilla Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    384
    Likes Received:
    241
    Joined:
    Aug 10, 2017
    Location:
    Livonia, Michigan
    Local Time:
    11:15 PM
  4. jos51700

    jos51700 Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    4,313
    Likes Received:
    1067
    Joined:
    May 24, 2009
    Location:
    Bel-Ray
    Local Time:
    10:15 PM
    There's a place called Engineered Sales near where I work in North Kansas City. They can take your ends from your compressor, the ends from your evaporator and receiver/dryer, and make you custom hoses to adapt one to the other, in any length you want.

    I highly doubt that they're local to you in Idaho, but you might be able to call them or find a local office.
    upload_2018-6-19_19-41-0.png

    (816) 421-1240

    I have heard that some O'reilly's can do this as well, but never verified. Maybe RRR can chime in.
     
  5. jbc426

    jbc426 Well-Known Member

    Messages:
    1,531
    Likes Received:
    403
    Joined:
    May 30, 2007
    Location:
    West Coast
    Local Time:
    8:15 PM

    My local A/C guy aluminum brazed the fittings on the shortened stock tube manifold. The materials are available on-line to aluminum solder and the fittings are common A/C fittings. Check the picture.

    Airbox1.JPG