Car AC Compressor Replacement Estimate for Nissan Altima

Nissan Altima Car AC Compressor Replacement costs $892 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$741 to $1164
Labor: $308 -$480
Parts: $433 -$684
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$1276 to 1927
Average Shop price
$908 to 1356
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1995 Nissan AltimaL4-2.4LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$868.53Shop/Dealer Price$1068.68 - $1482.90
2008 Nissan AltimaL4-2.5LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$900.59Shop/Dealer Price$1110.89 - $1574.39
2005 Nissan AltimaV6-3.5LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$977.64Shop/Dealer Price$1207.86 - $1741.45
1996 Nissan AltimaL4-2.4LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$859.85Shop/Dealer Price$1058.08 - $1465.97
2012 Nissan AltimaL4-2.5LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$910.84Shop/Dealer Price$1123.41 - $1594.37
2011 Nissan AltimaL4-2.5LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$910.84Shop/Dealer Price$1123.33 - $1594.23
2001 Nissan AltimaL4-2.4LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$887.05Shop/Dealer Price$1095.79 - $1574.13
1997 Nissan AltimaL4-2.4LService typeCar AC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$859.85Shop/Dealer Price$1058.19 - $1466.18
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The day before my appointment I received a text reminding me, and the mechanic, Noe called to confirm the appointment and time. The day of my appointment he showed up 20 minutes early and called and told me he was outside and to take my time, he was ready whenever I was. I walked outside, and Noe explained how everything worked, what he was going to do and he promptly got to work. He ran a full diagnostic on the vehicle, did the oil change we scheduled and examined the engine to determine the problem we were having. Unfortunately the engine problem we were having (spark plug blew out and broke the coil) required actual shop work that the mobile mechanic could not perform, but Noe went over everything he found and gave a few recommendations. He told us that our vehicle was in otherwise great shape. I feel totally confident that if Noe had been able to do the repairs, outside of an auto mechanic shop, he would have done a great job.
2008 NISSAN ALTIMA - OIL CHANGE
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Jose
12 years of experience
Jose gave me a lot of great advice and was very friendly and professional. I will definitely spread the word about this service!
1999 NISSAN ALTIMA - OIL CHANGE
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10 years of experience
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2011 NISSAN ALTIMA - BRAKES, STEERING AND SUSPENSION INSPECTION
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Joel
16 years of experience
Joel was fantastic! Preordered my part so it would show up in less than 24 hours, in time for my appointment. Meant I wouldn't have to wait another four days for service. Very professional and friendly, very knowledgable, and worked quick. Whole thing was done, talking, service, and inspection, within 30 minutes. Loved my experience with Joel! Have already recommended to friends.
2006 NISSAN ALTIMA - COOLING/RADIATOR FAN MOTOR REPLACEMENT
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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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