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Defrosting Evaporator with Steam or Heat gun?

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I've always used a blow dryer and steam unit to defrost a fridge.  My steamer failed the other day and I was tempted to grab my heat gun to finish the job.  I figure its a bad idea, but does anybody do it with success?

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It will melt plastic before it melts ice.

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Sometimes when my Ferrari is in the shop, I'll drive my Yugo. And man does it suck. it's old and slow, hard to handle and if I don't pay attention, I'll crash and burn. Now what was the question?

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yeah, you can, but, shit will happen if your not careful. If in a pinch I'd also drive the yugo, but the ferrari is sweeet!!

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I have used a heat gun for years. Worked fine for me. I actually just found out about using a steamer. Steam gun is way better. Faster!!!!

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I really did own a Yugo

 

it is like a heat gun

 

when you least expect it ....it will burn you

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This is my sidearm when going on a defrost job. It comes with a bunch of attachments for every occasion.

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Ya'll make me laugh...very glad I asked!

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Here's the one I use.  It's more of a Chevy but it does a damn fine job.  

 

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You can watch in action here:

 

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