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JUST RECIEVED A NEW COMPRESSOR FOR A REFRIGERATOR mod#MTB2176HR. Along with the compressor came a dryer. The packing list does not mention weather its a discharge or suction side dryer. Do you have any idea. The old compressor does not have a dryer on it.

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Look at the size of the drier holes. Just to mention driers always go on the discharge side, normally just after the radiator. Any driers normally found on the suction side are actually" burn out driers". Applicable to large cooling systems..
It is a suction side dryer. Dryers never go on high side, there are exceptions but only in commeral amonia systems. Be sure you got the right compressor, It won't hurt anything having a dryer it's just addes labor to install but makes a better job it it is there, it could be an update because that refrigerator has had a problem, but double check the compressor number with the old one.

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