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We stock these AC Compressor brands for the Mini Cooper: DensoDelphiGPDUACFour SeasonsBehrAPI
AC Compressors available for the following Mini Cooper years: 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 19, 18, 17, 16, 15, 14, 13, 12, 11, 10, 09, 08, 07, 06, 05, 04, 03, 02. This part is also sometimes called Mini Cooper Air Conditioning. We stock ac compressor parts for most Mini models including Cooper Countryman and Cooper Paceman.
Research on AC Compressor for Mini Cooper
If the AC compressor is not running, then you won't have air conditioning inside your Mini Cooper. It's basically the heart of the system, pressurizing and pumping refrigerant to all other parts of it. An AC compressor can fail suddenly. It can also give out warning signs. Addressing these is important because, if the compressor breaks, then parts of it can break loose and damage other parts of the AC system beyond repair. It's common knowledge that AC compressors for cars are expensive. That doesn't have to be so. You can now look for the lowest prices on quality parts online.
Signs of Mini Cooper AC Compressor Problems
Air conditioners in cars have quite a wide range of temperature control. You can be cool in the summer and make it hot in the winter. The first indicator of a compressor problem is often that the temperature is suddenly higher than what you set it to. That means the flow of refrigerant isn't being regulated the way it should. This will greatly affect AC function. If you turn on the AC and hear lots of noise, then the compressor, bearing, or belt may be failing. Grinding sounds can mean the bearing has seized. A belt problem can be heard as squealing. If the Mini Cooper AC compressor clutch gets stuck, the compressor might not turn on at all, or it can stay on until it breaks. A broken compressor is the worst situation. Metal parts from inside it can be flung into any part of the AC system, damaging them to the point you'll have to replace these too.
What Is a Compressor on a Car?
A 2003 Mini Cooper AC compressor is a perfect example of how this part works. Refrigerant passes through the AC system in a loop. The condenser, evaporator, receiver dryer, and hoses are all part of this system. In the compressor, coolant is pressurized and pushed by various moving parts. Compressor failure, therefore, can be due to external and internal failures. It runs off engine power, using a belt and clutch, as well as electricity.
Mini Cooper AC Compressor Replacement Cost
The part can last for many, many years or it can suddenly start to go bad. Compressor failure is often not predictable but excessive use can wear it out faster. If you find the Mini Cooper AC compressor not engaging, the price of repairs varies based on whether you need just that part or a clutch, orifice tube, receiver dryer, or multiple parts. Mechanics will also have to remove the refrigerant, inspect the system, flush it, and install new parts and recharge the AC system. They'll also check for leaks. The time and effort adds up. Including labor, AC compressor replacement can be $751 to $1,266 in a 2003 Mini Cooper. You might spend over $1,300 in a 2015 model, before taxes. PartsGeek.com has lower priced compressors and other auto parts than anywhere else. Our reduced overhead and desire to help customers save give you an opportunity of a lifetime to restore your ride and save cash.