r12 replacement autofrost - good as r12?

Chris Covington malth at umich.edu
Tue Jun 26 16:19:37 EDT 2001

I noticed in the archive Bob Myers mentioned that Autofrost is flammable
(in '98).  According to this:


It isn't, but that's a sales page, does anyone know the truth?

'91 200q20v

On Tue, 26 Jun 2001, Chris Covington wrote:

> All,
> My 200q20v needs a charge, and I can get a hold of original R12 and do
> it with my friend, or, the easier route, use a generic R12 replacement
> called Autofrost that a local foreign shop uses and have them do it.
> Would it make more sense for me to use the original R12 and do it myself?
> Or is Autofrost just as good (or horrible, etc.)?
> TIA,
> Chris
> '91 200q20v

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