Car AC Compressor Replacement Estimate for Audi S4

Audi S4 Car AC Compressor Replacement costs $1626 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$1060 to $2116
Labor: $504 -$808
Parts: $556 -$1308
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$1782 to 3556
Average Shop price
$1295 to 2477
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2006 Audi S4V8-4.2LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$1841.96Shop/Dealer Price$2492.33 - $3618.53
2004 Audi S4V8-4.2LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$1820.97Shop/Dealer Price$2467.82 - $3579.57
2011 Audi S4V6-3.0L TurboService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$1940.84Shop/Dealer Price$2575.05 - $3831.36
2008 Audi S4V8-4.2LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$1948.42Shop/Dealer Price$2626.54 - $3833.43
2002 Audi S4V6-2.7L TurboService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$1195.73Shop/Dealer Price$1654.70 - $2336.85
2012 Audi S4V6-3.0L TurboService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$1967.00Shop/Dealer Price$2607.18 - $3882.69
2005 Audi S4V8-4.2LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$1847.21Shop/Dealer Price$2501.08 - $3632.85
2007 Audi S4V8-4.2LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$1820.97Shop/Dealer Price$2467.74 - $3579.43
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Chet couldn't have been better... arrived on the dot... thorough but honest and fair. Warned of possible issues, but wasn't trying to do unnecessary repairs.
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Rusty
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Rusty, was very professional, showed up on time, took pictures of the car, and explained the work that was going to be done. They did what their website said they were going to do. When the work was done, he sent me an email explaining with recorded message of their work. I had some of my own parts and they reduced that amount of my bill when the work was complete. They also did a complete car inspection and let me know the overall health of the car and status of the rest of the car. I was very pleased with their service and would definitely use them again and recommend them.
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21 years of experience
I was a little sceptical of how this might work but there was no need for any concern. TJ kept me informed prior to the appointment and provided clear summary of the work and approach he was to carry out. Not only did he fix the fault, he also provided a inspection making recommendations of what work might need to be carried out. The cost was extremely reasonable as well, less than all other quotes I received from traditional garages backed up with a 12 month warranty. An appointment was arranged for the following day whereas other garages I had to wait at least a week. Plus there was the convenience of being at home. Excellent experience and will not hesitate to use YM again. Ideal for the busy family. TJ is passionate about what he does and provides an excellent customer service. Thanks!
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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.

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