Q: Do Samlin compressors contain refrigerant oil?
A: Refrigerant oil is installed in Samlin compressors at the factory. Check the compressor label for the type and amount of oil.
Q: Can I buy a compressor directly from Samlin?
A: Direct sales from Samlin is only available via our website.Send email to firstname.lastname@example.org purchase your compressor.
Q: Does Samlin rebuild compressors?
A: No, Samliin does not believe that compressors can be rebuilt with an acceptable quality level. We recommend new, not rebuilt compressors when replacing a broken unit.
Q: Should I be concerned about counterfeit Samlin compressors?
A: Yes, there are many poor quality copies of Samlin compressors being sold. Please contact one of our authorized distributors to ensure that you are buying an original, high quality, Samlin compressor. Please contact Samlin directly if you feel you have been sold a counterfeit Sanden compressor.
Q: Does Samlin still provide replacement compressors designed for a R-12 refrigerant system?
A: Due to low demand, Samlin will continued R-12 models for limited time. This includes the following R-12 compressor series (SN505, SN507, SN508, SN509, SN510, SN708, SN709). There are R134a replacements for the R12 models in most cases. Please contact one of our distributors for more information.
Q: What is the warranty offered for compressors?
A: Most customers that buy directly from Samlin receive warranty coverage on compressors. If you purchase compressors directly from Samlin, please view our warranty return procedure to understand our warranty claim process. Please contact your distributor to make a warranty claim if you do not purchase compressors directly from Samlin.
Q: Will cooling performance improve if compressor speed or capacity is increased?
A: Cooling performance could improve by increasing compressor speed or capacity; however, HVAC system capacity is not based solely on compressor capacity. Control algorithms, evaporator and condenser sizing, as well as a host of other factors contribute to system capacity, so simply speeding up your compressor or upgrading to a higher-capacity compressor will not necessarily increase your actual system performance. Please consider consulting an aftermarket HVAC systems company if you need help in upgrading your system.
Q: Can Samlin compressors be used for applications other than air conditioning?
A: No, Samlin compressors are designed and validated for use on mobile air conditioning applications only.