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Question DetailsAsked on 4/15/2017

My central air compressor needs replacement. $579 to install and add freon?

The unit is under warranty. This is in central Fl

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Sounds like normal to me - or even lower end price if it includes full refill on Freon - which some repair firms now are charging over $100/lb for and many in the $50-70/lb range, even though it still only cost them about $20-30/lb in bulk bottles. (Your system likely takes 3-7 lbs of Freon). Plus $50-125 commonly for labor for the recharging itself, so that could easily add up to about half the amount he quoted - if you feel comfortable with this vendor, I would go for it because a much lower price from another vendor might well mean you are getting a fly-by-night one who is not going to do a good job for you.

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