AC Compressor Replacement Estimate for Pontiac Montana

Pontiac Montana AC Compressor Replacement costs $743 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$527 to $900
Labor: $217 -$456
Parts: $310 -$444
Average Dealer price
$908 to 1418
Average Shop price
$645 to 1030
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2005 Pontiac MontanaV6-3.5LService typeAC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$781.12Shop/Dealer Price$962.69 - $1357.13
2000 Pontiac MontanaV6-3.4LService typeAC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$545.40Shop/Dealer Price$672.73 - $952.95
2004 Pontiac MontanaV6-3.4LService typeAC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$870.00Shop/Dealer Price$1070.65 - $1486.07
2006 Pontiac MontanaV6-3.5LService typeAC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$743.34Shop/Dealer Price$915.68 - $1281.94
2006 Pontiac MontanaV6-3.9LService typeAC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$774.61Shop/Dealer Price$953.12 - $1321.91
2005 Pontiac MontanaV6-3.4LService typeAC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$816.12Shop/Dealer Price$1004.93 - $1404.79
2002 Pontiac MontanaV6-3.4LService typeAC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$881.10Shop/Dealer Price$1084.88 - $1508.89
2003 Pontiac MontanaV6-3.4LService typeAC Compressor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$870.00Shop/Dealer Price$1070.89 - $1486.49
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Patrick did a great job he is a very well qualified mechanic. And he is most pleasant to work with very courteous and helpful. We had one oxygen sensor that the GM company sent us that was the wrong plug and part. Patrick noticed it right way and I had to reschedule him to come back when I receive the replacement. WILLIAM L CRAYTON William L Crayton
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Richard goes above board on the way he does his job.
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31 years of experience
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1999 PONTIAC MONTANA - STARTER REPLACEMENT
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27 years of experience
Robert was great. Showed up on time. Diagnosed my problem fast and fixed the problem just as fast. My car is running great. I would recommend him to anyone.
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All about 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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