What size hex drive is needed on the ac condenser when replacing the desiccant element?

Asked by Sep 16, 2016 at 02:47 PM about the 2007 Kia Rondo EX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

installing ac repair kit. need to replace desiccant element. the cap at the
bottom of the receiver drier canister needs a hex driver to release the
element. I need to know what size that tool needs to be so I can buy it.

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You can get a pack of hex wrenches really cheap, Harbor Freight has a 36 pc SAE & Metric set of $9.

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