Car AC Compressor Replacement Estimate for Mazda B2500

Mazda B2500 Car AC Compressor Replacement costs $478 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

Skip the repair shop - our mechanics come to you
YourMechanic Price
$457 to $560
Labor: $147 -$168
Parts: $310 -$392
Average Dealer price
$815 to 980
Average Shop price
$562 to 665
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
2001 Mazda B2500L4-2.5LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$481.59Shop/Dealer Price$595.73 - $869.54
1999 Mazda B2500L4-2.5LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$475.40Shop/Dealer Price$588.14 - $857.42
1998 Mazda B2500L4-2.5LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$563.25Shop/Dealer Price$697.86 - $1032.95
2000 Mazda B2500L4-2.5LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$475.40Shop/Dealer Price$588.09 - $857.33
Show example Mazda B2500 Car AC Compressor Replacement prices

Parts required for a Mazda B2500 Car AC Compressor Replacement

Meet some of our expert Mazda mechanics

Real customer reviews from Mazda owners like you.

283 reviews
Patrick
27 years of experience
Patrick is a consummate professional and extremely courteous. Very thorough and diligent. He noticed a problem with one of the components he installed and personally followed through to make sure to make sure things are made right. I feel my automobile is in good hands.
2010 MAZDA 3 - CAR AC COMPRESSOR REPLACEMENT
Want Patrick's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
164 reviews
Theodore
11 years of experience
On time to the minute. Got my car that had been sitting for a while starting perfectly at an amount that was less than the quote, and gave me a heads up on what things I should fix up soon and what could wait. He even reset the time on the car clock after replacing the battery!
2010 MAZDA 3 - CAR BATTERY REPLACEMENT
Want Theodore's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
112 reviews
Shaun
16 years of experience
Telephone communication with Customer Service is not good. I talked someone and he promised to call back, and then he won't. I call back and put me on hold long time and I asked you to automatically call back. Different person call me and I had to explain again. He promised to call me back and he won't. May be I am impatient. You must make bette communication as a whole in order to promote your business. (R.Yi)
2005 MAZDA MPV - BRAKE PADS REPLACEMENT (FRONT)
Want Shaun's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
111 reviews
Christopher
22 years of experience
Chris did a fantastic job on my car. He even went above and beyond by observing other things on my car and giving me advice on questions I asked that didn't relate to the current job. Thanks so much Chris. Great experience for a first time user of this service. Definitely will use again.
1999 MAZDA PROTEGE - ALTERNATOR REPAIR
Want Christopher'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 Mazda Models