how to replace the air cond. pump

15

Asked by Oct 10, 2007 at 09:55 AM about the 1996 Chevrolet Corsica

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The air cond. pump is making noise around the belt

2 Answers

44,975

Have a mechanic handle this. You will likely not have the tools to recapture and recycle the refrigerant (releasing refrigerant into the atmosphere on purpose is around a $5,000 fine), and you may not be able to recharge the system properly. Most likely the A/C compressor clutch bearings are either gone, or going, and it has either locked up, or is causing the belt to slip because it is too hard to operate. Expect to pay around $500 for the job at a local mechanic in most areas, including parts and a recharge.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
15

Can you replace the pulley on the a/c compressor

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Chevrolet Corsica Experts

  • #1
    littlehorn
    Reputation
    250
  • #2
    tenspeed
    Reputation
    120
  • #2
    Rabidd
    Reputation
    120
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Camaro
430 Great Deals out of 30,655 listings starting at $1,450
Used Chevrolet Malibu
942 Great Deals out of 65,143 listings starting at $1,995
Used Chevrolet Caprice
187 listings starting at $9,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.