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How much HP does the A/C sap?
My 1979 900 turbo had A/C dealer installed ......it was a factory kit.
Now this car had like 140HP and when you turned on the A/C you could really feel the drag on the engine.
A friend who worked at Saab USA told me the old compressors ate up 25 to 30 HP.
Modern day systems have variable compressors so the HP drain is lots less.
I would think that a condenser that is close to the dimensions given or even a little bigger would be fine.
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