Car AC Compressor Replacement Estimate for Mercedes-Benz CLK550

Mercedes-Benz CLK550 Car AC Compressor Replacement costs $1368 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

Skip the repair shop - our mechanics come to you
YourMechanic Price
$1365 to $1439
Labor: $518 -$592
Parts: $847
Average Dealer price
$2384
Average Shop price
$1676
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 Mercedes-Benz CLK550V8-5.5LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$1434.07Shop/Dealer Price$1851.12 - $2679.20
2007 Mercedes-Benz CLK550V8-5.5LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$1417.12Shop/Dealer Price$1830.83 - $2646.87
2009 Mercedes-Benz CLK550V8-5.5LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$1417.12Shop/Dealer Price$1830.25 - $2645.85
Show example Mercedes-Benz CLK550 Car AC Compressor Replacement prices

Parts required for a Mercedes-Benz CLK550 Car AC Compressor Replacement

Meet some of our expert Mercedes-Benz mechanics

Real customer reviews from Mercedes-Benz owners like you.

344 reviews
Robert
26 years of experience
He was courteous and very knowledgeable. He came on Saturday to diagnose the problem despite moving. He left a drip pan for my driveway that I appreciated so the power steering fluid wouldn't go on my driveway. He came back today (Mon) and finished swapping out the defective part. Now all I need to do is get reimbursed for my second alignment and I'll be a happy camper!!! Thanks, Laura
2001 MERCEDES-BENZ C240 - POWER STEERING FLUID IS LEAKING INSPECTION
Want Robert's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
311 reviews
Lucas
12 years of experience
Always on time, professional and knowledgeable. A breath of fresh air from dealer service.
2012 MERCEDES-BENZ C250 - OIL CHANGE
Want Lucas's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
137 reviews
Richard
6 years of experience
Richard is very knowledgeable about my mercedes benz. I like that he explains and teaches me about my vehicle as he repairs it. He is an excellent mechanic.
2008 MERCEDES-BENZ E350 - CAR THERMOSTAT REPLACEMENT
Want Richard's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
109 reviews
Augie
26 years of experience
On time and finished before the estimated time and very knowledgeable and honest mechanic , I had no stress and my car works perfectly . Highly recommended.
1993 MERCEDES-BENZ 300E - VALVE COVER GASKET REPLACEMENT
Want Augie'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 Mercedes-Benz Models