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Chevrolet Cavalier AC Compressor Replacement Cost

The average cost for a Chevrolet Cavalier AC Compressor Replacement is between $598 and $706. Labor costs are estimated between $193 and $245 while parts are priced between $405 and $461. Estimate does not include taxes and fees.
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AC Compressor Replacement Service and Cost

Common Symptoms

Chevrolet Cavalier AC compressors may need to be replaced if they are found to be leaking oil and/or refrigerant.

Failing A/C compressors that make unusually loud noises while operating should be addressed before they cause damage to other parts in the AC system.

Best Practices

We recommend replacing the A/C drier when the A/C compressor is replaced. The A/C drier acts as a moisture and debris filter for the A/C system and a new part will keep the repaired system clean. (This will add additional parts and labor cost to the es

Any restrictions in the A/C system will need to be identified and repaired or a recurring problem with the A/C compressor is likely.

Common Misdiagnoses

"Stop leak" compounds are not recommended, as they are a temporary solution and can damage A/C components, resulting in expensive repairs.

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