Car AC Compressor Replacement Estimate for Kia Amanti

Kia Amanti Car AC Compressor Replacement costs $625 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

Skip the repair shop - our mechanics come to you
YourMechanic Price
$581 to $711
Labor: $217 -$320
Parts: $364 -$391
Average Dealer price
$1016 to 1155
Average Shop price
$713 to 822
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
2008 Kia AmantiV6-3.8LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$639.80Shop/Dealer Price$790.51 - $1141.37
2009 Kia AmantiV6-3.8LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$631.98Shop/Dealer Price$780.95 - $1126.10
2005 Kia AmantiV6-3.5LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$670.77Shop/Dealer Price$826.63 - $1163.34
2004 Kia AmantiV6-3.5LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$670.77Shop/Dealer Price$826.72 - $1163.49
2007 Kia AmantiV6-3.8LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$609.94Shop/Dealer Price$753.23 - $1081.72
2006 Kia AmantiV6-3.5LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$678.13Shop/Dealer Price$835.73 - $1177.87
Show example Kia Amanti Car AC Compressor Replacement prices

Parts required for a Kia Amanti Car AC Compressor Replacement

Meet some of our expert Kia mechanics

Real customer reviews from Kia owners like you.

471 reviews
Peter
38 years of experience
Peter showed up early to beat the heat. Handed over my van keys and he immediately started working. Work completed ahead of schedule. He answered all of my questions. He talked with and showed me future issues that will need to be addressed. He is very knowledgeable and a professional at all times. Will definitely recommend him to friends and family.
2005 KIA SEDONA - CAR AC COMPRESSOR REPLACEMENT
Want Peter's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
133 reviews
Alex
11 years of experience
Very good
2008 KIA SEDONA - BRAKE PADS REPLACEMENT (FRONT)
Want Alex's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
129 reviews
Allen
31 years of experience
Very pleasant person and on time! Did a great job! A/C is running nice and cold!
2001 KIA OPTIMA - CAR AC COMPRESSOR REPLACEMENT
Want Allen's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
61 reviews
Cary
22 years of experience
Cary was very professional and kind. He was quick and still thorough with our vehicles. This was our first experience with yourmechanic and Cary left an awesome first impression! He changed our oil and rotated the tires on two of our cars, in the pouring rain! Yet, he maintained such a positive and helpful attitude. Of all the days to rush through a job, ours would have been one of them. Still, Cary told us about some other things we should look into and left us feeling safe and well taken care of. We will certainly be using this service again. It was so convenient and affordable. So thankful you're on the East Coast now!
2007 KIA RIO - OIL CHANGE
Want Cary'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 Kia Models