Car AC Compressor Replacement Estimate for Acura ILX

Acura ILX Car AC Compressor Replacement costs $1086 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

Skip the repair shop - our mechanics come to you
YourMechanic Price
$1058 to $1195
Labor: $567 -$696
Parts: $491 -$499
Average Dealer price
$1735 to 1808
Average Shop price
$1288 to 1349
Get an instant quote for your car
Our mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing
Get a quote
CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2013 Acura ILXL4-2.4LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$1097.47Shop/Dealer Price$1435.91 - $1988.12
2013 Acura ILXL4-2.0LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$1138.57Shop/Dealer Price$1493.07 - $2056.83
Show example Acura ILX Car AC Compressor Replacement prices

Parts required for a Acura ILX Car AC Compressor Replacement

Meet some of our expert Acura mechanics

Real customer reviews from Acura owners like you.

246 reviews
Godwin
19 years of experience
Very knowledgeable, friendly, courteous and most importantly honest. I highly recommend.
2003 ACURA RSX - CAR IS NOT STARTING INSPECTION
Want Godwin's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
87 reviews
Chris
21 years of experience
Got the job done quick
2002 ACURA RSX - TIE ROD END REPLACEMENT (FRONT LEFT OUTER)
Want Chris's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
41 reviews
Nicholas
6 years of experience
Very friendly and professional, had no trouble understanding what my car needed and got the work done as if working on his own car. I would highly recommend him!
2007 ACURA TL - HEADLIGHT BULB REPLACEMENT (DRIVER SIDE LOW BEAM, PASSENGER SIDE LOW BEAM)
Want Nicholas's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
19 reviews
Mike
17 years of experience
Very knowledgeable about vehicles courteous and professional great sense of humor.
2007 ACURA TL - OIL CHANGE
Want Mike's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!

All about Car AC Compressor Replacement

An AC system has many components: compressor, condenser, receiver dryer, evaporator, and hoses. The compressor, the “heart” of the car’s air conditioning system works like a pump taking refrigerant, (R-12 in older cars, R-134a in 1995 and newer cars) and pressurizing it, passing it along to the evaporator. The AC compressor has several moving parts (including pistons and valves). These internal parts can fail, causing the AC compressor to stop working. It is common for the internal parts of the compressor to come apart and disperse metallic debris throughout the system. Consequently, it is a requirement to replace the orifice tube and the receiver dryer when replacing the compressor since some of the debris may have ended up there. For an AC compressor to work, it needs a clutch, bearing, and an electrical connector. The clutch is driven by a drive/serpentine belt, which engages the compressor when you switch on the AC. The clutch can burn or the bearing can fail. If the bearing or clutch have failed, it is recommended that the compressor be replaced. Sometimes replacing the entire compressor with a remanufactured one can be cheaper than replacing an individual clutch or bearings. It is also common for the seals in the AC compressor to go bad. The compressor may start leaking refrigerant and/or the AC oil. If the seals no longer hold, you will need a new compressor, as the seals cannot be replaced. A compressor may also fail if there is sludge or debris in the air conditioning system. If there is sludge or debris, the hoses, evaporator, and condenser should be flushed to get rid of the contaminants. When it is not possible to flush the parts, you may need to replace those parts.

Car AC Compressor Replacement Estimates for Popular Acura Models