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XtremepowerUS 3CFM 1 4HP Air Vacuum Pump HVAC R134a R12 R22 R410a A C Refrigeration Kit AC Manifold Gauge Carrying Tote

Last Updated: 17 Apr 2019 (Refresh Now)
8.3
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Price
 34
worth the money, money, worth, well worth, saved
+94%
-6%
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" ...  very goodproduct for the price, no complaints.  ...  "
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" ...  Definitely worth the money for the backyard mechanic.  ...  "
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" ...  It works great worth the money  ...  "
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" ...  Great products for the price!!!  ...  "
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" ...  Amazing price and surprised at the quality. ... Totally worth every penny to me.  ...  "
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" ...  great for the price  ...  "
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" ...  Great price if your just using around the shop.  ...  "
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" ...  Does the job and a good price.  ...  "
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Suction
 24
pump, gauges, vacuum pump worked, 30, pulled
+67%
-33%
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" ...  Put a vacuum on the system overnight and it worked very well.  ...  "
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" ...  I used this vacuum to evacuate 3 zones without issue.  ...  "
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" ...  The guage works perfect, no leaks and the pump pull vacuum just fine (at least for me).  ...  "
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" ...  Good unit, vacuum pump was better than expected.  ...  "
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" ...  Pump created a nice vacuum.  ...  "
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" ...  The gauge set is great, vacuum pump worked well with the first car I serviced.  ...  "
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" ...  Great little vacuum pump, for your money Try it out.  ...  "
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" ...  The vacuum pump worked as it was supposed to, no problems.  ...  "
Build Quality
 21
gauges, seem, looks, hose, valves
+76%
-24%
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" ...  Gauges seem sturdy.  ...  "
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" ...  The manifold works well, the hoses are more than long enough and all the extra fittings work well with no leaks.  ...  "
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" ...  It feels very robust and I have no concerns about this lasting many years.  ...  "
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" ...  High quality fittings and gauges worked great.  ...  "
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" ...  Only time will tell if it is durable.  ...  "
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" ...  Shipment was right on time and packaged very nice to avoid damage.  ...  "
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" ...  I know some folks who prefer hose connectors that automatically depress the Schrader valves when you snap them in place  ...  "
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" ...  If the hoses were better quality this would easily be 5 stars.  ...  "
Product Reliability
 17
pump, used, times, never, fine
+76%
-24%
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" ...  Worked as expected.  ...  "
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" ...  Worked as it should  ...  "
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" ...  I used the pump about 5 or 6 times (1-2 hours each use) and never had a issue.  ...  "
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" ...  Works well no issues  ...  "
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" ...  Worked very well. ... Overall good product, should work for years.  ...  "
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" ...  Pump worked great.  ...  "
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" ...  I see no problem using this pump many times.  ...  "
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" ...  So I have already used this thing 6 times this past summer and it worked great the whole time.  ...  "
Cleaning
 15
pump, oil, gauges, gauge, manifold
+60%
-40%
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" ...  Although, as is commented on in other reviews, the gauges do not have a very granular vacuum reading they were more than accurate enough for A/C evacuation and charging.  ...  "
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" ...  The gauge set is great, vacuum pump worked well with the first car I serviced.  ...  "
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" ...  One issue with the gauge but easy enough to pull apart and clean out the pipe putty in the end of the gauge.  ...  "
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" ...  Put a vacuum on the system overnight and it worked very well.  ...  "
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" ...  I used this vacuum to evacuate 3 zones without issue.  ...  "
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" ...  It is really nice to have the case to keep everything all together and clean.  ...  "
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" ...  I had to clean out an old system, so after using a flush, I let the pump run for at least a full hour non stop to pull out anything that it could.  ...  "
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" ...  I needed a cheap one time use vacuum pump to evacuate my new mini split and this did the job wonderfully. ... I was able to reach around 250 microns of vacuum on a 50 ft line set in about 15 minutes! ... I skipped the included oil and bought premium vacuum pump oil, it may have contributed to the success.  ...  "
Ease of Use
 14
instructions, easy, good, everything, worked
+86%
-14%
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" ...  Good small user unit  ...  "
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" ...  Everything looks like it is in great shape, went together easy.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use and store.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Easy to use.  ...  "
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" ...  Maintenance is super easy and comes with all  ...  "
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" ...  Pump worked easy.  ...  "
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" ...  Instructions are good.  ...  "
Delivery
 14
received, everything, arrived, time, described
+86%
-14%
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" ...  Delivered as described on time  ...  "
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" ...  It arrived sooner than I expected  ...  "
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" ...  It arrived on time I'm happy  ...  "
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" ...  Came in as described and arrived in time.  ...  "
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" ...  Shipment was right on time and packaged very nice to avoid damage.  ...  "
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" ...  Well packaged with three layers of cardboard boxes.  ...  "
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" ...  Everything was received as described in the listing.  ...  "
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" ...  Everything arrived safe and in a jiffy.  ...  "
Setup
 11
pump, instructions, condenser, ac, worked
+73%
-27%
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" ...  All you need to install a condenser.  ...  "
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" ...  Put isn't strong enough to do a professional job on AC but will do just fine for simple home installation  ...  "
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" ...  This pump and gauge set worked without issue once I figured out which adapter to use between the yellow hose and my R134 can tap.  ...  "
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" ...  Pump wasn't too loud, came with oil, pulled a vacuum quickly, minimal setup.  ...  "
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" ...  Received it in 3 days and immediately used the kit to install a condenser on my dual AC suburban.  ...  "
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" ...  Pump worked easy.  ...  "
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" ...  Instructions are good.  ...  "
Charging
 11
system, charging, ac, recharge, refrigerant
+73%
-27%
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" ...  I like that it came with everything that I needed except the adapter for the charging port on the Pioneer mini split.  ...  "
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" ...  We hooked it up to charge the air on my brother's truck.  ...  "
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" ...  works good to recharge A/C  ...  "
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" ...  Met my expectations and was just what I needed to upgrade my old R12 AC system to R134A, as well as charging other cars in my collection with R134A. ... Nice to have AC when its needed, without getting 'bent over' by a service station or AC specialist that wanted to charge over $550.00 per vehicle.  ...  "
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" ...  No leaks on startup, or after three system charges.  ...  "
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" ...  About this yet because I want to start charging AC units it works very well  ...  "
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" ...  This kit worked very well to recharge my car.  ...  "
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" ...  Everything you need to recharge your mobile AC, except the refrigerant!  ...  "
Overall performance
 10
worked, well, happy, fast, done
+100%
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" ...  Did the job😄👍  ...  "
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" ...  Speeds of which it vacuums down systems is comparable to much more expensive pumps.  ...  "
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" ...  Did the job it's designed for.  ...  "
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" ...  It was every thing I need to get the job done I done had 4 more people to come by and done there a.c. it done played fore it's self.very happy with if.  ...  "
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" ...  Did the job very well.  ...  "
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" ...  Did the job  ...  "
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" ...  got the job done better than expected  ...  "
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" ...  Used it once so far and it did the job nicely.  ...  "
Marketplace
 9
www amazon com, https www amazon, exactly, amazon com dp, advertised
+100%
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" ...  as described would buy from again  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly as described  ...  "
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" ...  A detailed picture and explanation of each scale would really help.  ...  "
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" ...  The product was received very fast from the company, and the quality is excellent.  ...  "
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" ...  came different than described and [pictured .  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly as described.  ...  "
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" ...  works just as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  https://www.amazon.com/dp/B002EQQ5ZW ... https://www.amazon.com/dp/B0002JMF9I  ...  "
Storage
 8
refrigerator, pump, nice, keep, fill
+88%
-13%
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" ...  I used it to get a fridge on a boat working properly again.  ...  "
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" ...  it works great, quick shipping, and nice case to keep it organized.  ...  "
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" ...  The bag is a nice extra.  ...  "
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" ...  Gauges did not leak, fitment was spot on for R134a couplings, and the bag is convenient.  ...  "
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" ...  This also comes with a bag to keep the pump and hoses in.  ...  "
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" ...  Still, I got the refrigerator running again.  ...  "
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" ...  A must for the Refrigerator to fill 134a refrigerant, works great.  ...  "
Fit
 7
hose, fitting, tightening, manifold, gauges
+71%
-29%
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" ...  Nice case to hold everything.  ...  "
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" ...  The gauges were better than I expected, and the hoses were long enough, allowing to hang form the hood latch on my Suburban (some inexpensive sets come with very short, and annoying, hoses).  ...  "
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" ...  the yellow hose will not fit anything i need adapter to fit a/c cans the pump is excellent  ...  "
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" ...  All the fittings fit everything I needed.  ...  "
Product As Described
 6
exactly, advertised
+100%
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" ...  came different than described and [pictured .  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly as described  ...  "
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" ...  A detailed picture and explanation of each scale would really help.  ...  "
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" ...  works just as advertised.  ...  "
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" ...  Product as Advertised  ...  "
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" ...  Exactly as described.  ...  "
Ports
 5
service port, fjc 6015 adapter, fitting, yellow, tap with fjc
+20%
-80%
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" ...  5 hours and $60 lost because all my refrigerant leaked out of the service port.  ...  "
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" ...  I thought it was the connector not sealing to the service port on the accumulator, but turns out it was a leak where the metal meets the rubber on the yellow service hose.  ...  "
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" ...  Second would be the 1/4" male flare to 1/2" female acme ( FJC 6015) adapter fitting for using R134a.  ...  "
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" ...  Adapters are of low quality as well.  ...  "
Cables
 4
hose, service port, r134a, r12, missing
+25%
-75%
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" ...  I thought it was the connector not sealing to the service port on the accumulator, but turns out it was a leak where the metal meets the rubber on the yellow service hose.  ...  "
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" ...  To make sure the connectors are in the closed position before connecting.  ...  "
Returns
 4
back
+25%
-75%
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" ...  I will be returning the product  ...  "
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" ...  Will be returning .  ...  "
Size
 4
case, use, really, heavy, carrying
+100%
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" ...  I actually like the smaller pump size.  ...  "
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" ...  The bag is a nice extra.  ...  "
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" ...  The carry case it comes with was unexpected and a really nice bonus.  ...  "
Battery Life
 4
would, system, shop, recharged, recharge
+25%
-75%
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" ...  It wouldn't charge through the manifold.  ...  "
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" ...  Does not include a can tap, meaning you cannot charge your system with what is included here.  ...  "
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" ...  The hi pressure hose popped and split open on the 2nd 12oz can of Freon in a fully exhausted recharge.  ...  "
Sound Quality
 3
working, well, pump, makes, everything
+33%
-67%
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" ...  As soon as I opened the service port I heard a hiss.  ...  "
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" ...  Everything looked great until I try turning on the suction pump… It was completely frozen and was not working just making a humming noise.  ...  "
Freebies
 3
nice
+100%
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" ...  Simple and basic kit.  ...  "
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" ...  This is a fantastic kit.  ...  "
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" ...  A very nice kit  ...  "
Design
 3
quality, yet, used, good, everything
+100%
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" ...  Everything looks like it is in great shape, went together easy.  ...  "
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" ...  Have not used it yet but looks quality built.  ...  "
Comfort
 3
looks, good
+67%
-33%
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" ...  It is NICE to have a comfortable car again!  ...  "

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