Getting parts for the AC of a 2007 Vue?

Asked by Aug 04, 2015 at 05:33 PM about the 2007 Saturn VUE Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2007 Saturn Vue, 2.2L engine, with manual transmission. Recently the AC failed, and the repair shop guy said that:
(1) the compressor needs to be replaced (can be done; compressors are available), and
(2) what he described as the "combo line" off the compressor also needs to be replaced.

He said the "combo line" bolts to the compressor, and it goes to (between?) the condenser and the evaporator. Unfortunately, he said the "combo line" isn't available anymore. Does my description make sense? How can I continue to search for this part? Thanks.

3 Answers

160

Autozone for the compressor, the other line does not require replacement except to satisfy dealership warranty, Autozone warranties the compressor. Make sure you service the compressor with ester oil before adding Freon.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Good info about Autozone and the compressor. But apparently that line leaked when it was tested. Is there a correct name for that particular part? The issue with the non-availability was, as it was explained to me, that the part was specific for the 2007 2.2 manual transmission Vue, and that no company had picked up production of that part.

695

Could be that the line is the faulty part and the guy is trying to sell you a compressor repair at the same time because he can bank more on replacing that at the same time and it better guarantees the system will work after the work is done.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Saturn vue parts 1 answer

    I am looking to purchase a 2006 Saturn vue. Complete inspection took sndno mechanical issues, clean car proof. But I'm worried about getting a parts as it's been 6 yrs since it disc. Does anyone k...

    2006 Saturn VUE Base V6

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Can you still get part for Saturn Vues? 4 answers

    Saturn Vue

    2005 Saturn VUE V6 AWD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2002 Saturn Vue keeps going dead 3 answers

    I have a 2002 Saturn Vue. I have to keep getting "jumps" for it bc when I wake up in the mornings it won't crank. I go to work and it is parked for at least 6 hours and it cranks with no problem at...

    2002 Saturn VUE V6 AWD

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2003 Saturn Vue automatic trans swap 26 answers

    Does anyone know what, if any other, automatic trans will fit this Vue? I want to get rid the variable drive junk for a trans that's reliable and cheaper to maintain. It has the 2.2 L engine, is AWD b...

    2003 Saturn VUE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • how can I tell if my vue is a red line? 1 answer

    The difference between base Saturn Vue and Redline Saturn Vue

    2007 Saturn VUE Base V6

    -

    Car Customization

VUE

Looking for a Used VUE in your area?

CarGurus has 2,658 nationwide VUE listings starting at $1,800.

ZIP:

Search Saturn VUE Questions

Saturn VUE Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 980
#2 Kartboarder22G
Kartboarder22G
Reputation 630
#3 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 480
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Saturn Outlook
32 Great Deals out of 980 listings starting at $3,550
Used Chevrolet Equinox
1,332 Great Deals out of 67,311 listings starting at $1,600
Used Ford Escape
1,212 Great Deals out of 90,427 listings starting at $1,295
Used Honda CR-V
901 Great Deals out of 61,520 listings starting at $1,200
Used Nissan Murano
386 Great Deals out of 22,715 listings starting at $1,800
Used Toyota RAV4
683 Great Deals out of 62,276 listings starting at $1,500
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
888 Great Deals out of 69,215 listings starting at $1,300
Used Hyundai Santa Fe
300 Great Deals out of 16,529 listings starting at $1,995
Used Kia Sorento
501 Great Deals out of 36,689 listings starting at $1,995
Used Saturn Aura
24 Great Deals out of 1,154 listings starting at $999
Used Ford Edge
870 Great Deals out of 50,995 listings starting at $3,375
Used Ford Explorer
1,006 Great Deals out of 73,800 listings starting at $750
Used Jeep Liberty
274 Great Deals out of 8,217 listings starting at $1,200
Used Kia Sportage
240 Great Deals out of 19,706 listings starting at $795
Used Nissan Rogue
585 Great Deals out of 75,164 listings starting at $3,495

Used Cars For Sale

2006 Saturn VUE Base For Sale
136 listings starting at $1,899