Car AC Compressor Replacement Estimate for Dodge Ram 2500 Van

Dodge Ram 2500 Van Car AC Compressor Replacement costs $827 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

Skip the repair shop - our mechanics come to you
YourMechanic Price
$817 to $926
Labor: $427 -$536
Parts: $390
Average Dealer price
$1348 to 1403
Average Shop price
$996 to 1046
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
2003 Dodge Ram 2500 VanV8-5.9LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$848.48Shop/Dealer Price$1042.42 - $1424.96
2000 Dodge Ram 2500 VanV8-5.9LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$840.68Shop/Dealer Price$1033.10 - $1410.10
1999 Dodge Ram 2500 VanV8-5.9LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$882.68Shop/Dealer Price$1083.55 - $1466.90
2001 Dodge Ram 2500 VanV8-5.9LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$840.68Shop/Dealer Price$1032.95 - $1409.85
2002 Dodge Ram 2500 VanV8-5.2LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$848.48Shop/Dealer Price$1042.49 - $1425.08
2002 Dodge Ram 2500 VanV8-5.9LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$848.48Shop/Dealer Price$1042.40 - $1424.91
2000 Dodge Ram 2500 VanV8-5.2LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$850.43Shop/Dealer Price$1045.39 - $1429.79
1999 Dodge Ram 2500 VanV8-5.2LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$882.68Shop/Dealer Price$1083.83 - $1467.38
Show example Dodge Ram 2500 Van Car AC Compressor Replacement prices

Parts required for a Dodge Ram 2500 Van Car AC Compressor Replacement

Meet some of our expert Dodge mechanics

Real customer reviews from Dodge owners like you.

331 reviews
Jamahl
15 years of experience
Jamahl was great!!! He was very knowledgeable and polite and I appreciate that. I would recommend him and Your Mechanic to all of my friends
2010 DODGE GRAND CARAVAN - WINDOW IS NOT WORKING INSPECTION
Want Jamahl's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
119 reviews
Adam
12 years of experience
Love it!
2006 DODGE DURANGO - OIL CHANGE
Want Adam's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
105 reviews
Alfredo
16 years of experience
Alfredo was personable, thorough and did excellent work on our vehicles. He even came back to restart our car when it turned out the battery had not been charged long enough. I highly recommend him.
2001 DODGE RAM 1500 VAN - IDLE CONTROL VALVE REPLACEMENT
Want Alfredo's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
34 reviews
Maxwell
13 years of experience
Maxwell was prompt, courteous, knowledgeable and efficient. Thanks again, Maxwell.
2006 DODGE STRATUS - PRE-PURCHASE CAR INSPECTION
Want Maxwell'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 Dodge Models