Car AC Compressor Replacement Estimate for Mercury Marauder

Mercury Marauder Car AC Compressor Replacement costs $645 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$644 to $676
Labor: $224 -$256
Parts: $420
Average Dealer price
$1138
Average Shop price
$792
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2004 Mercury MarauderV8-4.6LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$677.98Shop/Dealer Price$837.93 - $1213.27
2003 Mercury MarauderV8-4.6LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$669.58Shop/Dealer Price$827.66 - $1196.85
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Jamahl
15 years of experience
Jamahl was personable, professional & took his time & finished the job in a very timely manner.
2009 MERCURY MARINER - OIL CHANGE
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Patrick
27 years of experience
Patrick worked with me to diagnose the issue. Need some parts and hopefully when he comes back in 2 days he will get the A/C going.
1998 MERCURY SABLE - AC IS NOT WORKING INSPECTION
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Jose
12 years of experience
Jose was very professional and got the job done fast. He let me know the steps he was taking and the parts that I had wrong waited for me to go get the right part and fixed my truck. his service is very outstanding and well appreciated. Thanks jose I will be using his services again in the near future as well as tell others.
1995 MERCURY GRAND MARQUIS - CAR STARTER REPAIR
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Jeff
22 years of experience
very pleasant . seemed to know what the problem was and how to fix it
2008 MERCURY MARINER - CAR IS NOT STARTING INSPECTION
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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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