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    Is it reasonable? Labor to install a new compressor

    I have a small 1.5 ton Carrier system, 38CKC018341 is 4 yrs old, still under part warrenty.

    The system got no cool air.

    I called 3 different A/C company to check my problem since the first 2 give different answers. Both found the R22 are very low.
    2nd and 3rd technician said the compressor is dead and need to be replaced.
    2nd guy said flush the line will take 8-9 hours?

    Carrier dealer wants to charge $ labor to install a new compressor. Is it too high in California Central Valley (Stockton area)?

    Please comment.
    Last edited by beenthere; 07-08-2009 at 06:56 AM. Reason: Removed price

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    Read the rules.
    General public's attitude towards our energy predicament: "I reject the reality of finite resource depletion and substitute it with my own; energy is infinite, we just need an alternative storage medium to run the cars on. The economy can grow indefinitely - we just need to "green" everything! Technology is energy! Peak what?"

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    read the rules

    when you become a pro ya can say that.
    < No comments on prices>


    Quote Originally Posted by amd View Post
    Read the rules.
    Last edited by beenthere; 07-08-2009 at 07:00 AM. Reason: Removed price comment

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    We don't discuss prices here.

    Prices are area specific. If you don't like a price, call another contractor.

    Please read site rules, no prices in post, no price questions, thank you.
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