The air conditioning compressor may develop an abnormal noise and require replacement. We recommend that whenever an AC compressor is being replaced for a noise condition, a filter kit should be installed to prevent any metal particles in the system from damaging the new compressor.
Abnormal Noise From AC Compressor on Chevrolet Suburban 1500
Average mileage: 118,500 (55,000–150,000)
12 people reported this problem
1993 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 139,000 mi, Visitor
compressor became noisy and siezed up. Replaced compressor and drier.
2000 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 150,000 mi, Visitor
The compressor went bad so the mechanic disconnected it. Lucky us we live in Alaska. :)