Hyundai Tucson: Condensor

Hyundai Tucson - Fourth generation (NX4) - (2020-2023) - Workshop Manual / Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) / Air Conditioning System / Condensor

Components Location

  1. Condensor


  1. Check the condenser fins for clogging and damage. If clogged, clean them with water, and blow them with compressed air. If bent, gently bend them using a screwdriver or pliers.
  2. Check the condenser connections for leakage, and repair or replace it, if required.


  1. Recover the refrigerant with a recovery/recycling/charging station.

    (Refer to Air conditioning System - "Repair procedures")

  2. Disconnect the negative (-) battery terminal.
  3. Remove the front bumper assembly.

    (Refer to Body - "Front Bumper Assembly")

  4. Loosen the mounting botls and clips, remove the radiator upper guard (A).

Tightening torque : 3.9 - 5.9 N.m (0.8 - 1.2 kgf.m, 2.9 - 4.3 lb-ft)

  1. Loosen the mounting bolt, remove the upper air guard (A).

Tightening torque : 3.9 - 5.9 N.m (0.8 - 1.2 kgf.m, 2.9 - 4.3 lb-ft)




  1. Loosen the mounting nuts and separate liquid line (A).

Tightening torque : 7.8- 11.8 N.m (0.8 - 1.2 kgf.m. 5.8 - 8.7 lb-ft)

  1. Press the lock pin and remove the condenser assembly (A) from radiator assembly.

  1. Install in the reverse order of removal.


  • If you're installing a new condenser, add refrigerant oil.
  • Replace the O-rings with new ones at each fitting, and apply a thin coat of refrigerant oil before installing them. Be sure to use the right O-rings for R-134a or R-1234yf to avoid leakage.
  • Be careful not to damage the radiator and condenser fins when installing the condenser.
  • Charge the system, and test its performance.


     Condensor - Replacement

    Remove the condensor. (Refer to Air conditioning System - "Condensor") Using a Lwrench, remove the cap (A) on the bottom of the receiver-drier. Remove the receiver-drier (A) from condenser using a long nose plier. Check

     Condensor - Inspection

    WARNING Before measuring the pressure of the refriferant line, check whether the refrigerant amount is charged in accordance with the specified charging amount. (Refer to Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning - "Specifications")

     In-car sensor

    Components Location In-car sensor Replacement Disconnect the negative (-) battery terminal. Remove the crash pad center panel. (Refer to Body (Interior and Exterior) - "Crash Pad Center Panel") Using a screwdriver or re


     Tail Gate - Adjustment

    Place the car on a flat surface and check whether the body and trunk lid are well-aligned. After loosening the tailgate hinge (A) mounting bolt, adjust the tailgate by moving it up and down or from side to side. Adjust the gap between th

     Pinion drive gear assembly

    Fix the differential carrier assembly using the SST (09501-C9230, 0K530-P2500, 0K501-P2232). Loosen the pinion gear lock nut using the SST (09501-C9230). WARNING When istalling lock nut, use a new one. Remove the pinion dr