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2007 Nissan Altima Question: AC blowing hot air



altima2007, Palm Beach Gardens, FL, June 19, 2010, 06:40

I have Nissan Altima 2.5SL. Car AC is not working from last week and started blowing hot air.Repair shop did A/c maintanance check and saying Compressor damaged need to replace it. I got an estimate for 1000$ (Compressor450$).My car is ouof waranty I want to check with others.Any idea is that that costly any alternate workarounds ?

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    Bret Bodas from RepairPal Test Shop, June 23, 2010, 14:53

    Have a look at our estimator to get an idea of the A/C repair costs: http://repairpal.com/estimator?car_type_id=4940

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    Visitor, August 26, 2010, 13:31

    it probably is just the clutch coil that has gone bad. They are on major backorder. Just bought a complete compresor off of a 09 150.00 from troys automotive with 14,000 miles. 1 our to replace and 30 min to evac and recharge. total investment 165.00. labor should not be more than 150.00 total if you had to pay someone. I do it for a living so I have the equipment to do it with. A common problem with nissan and other mfg with this type coil.

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