Originally Posted by DG
The a/c compressor in my wife'* Bonneville is starting to make a loud racket, especially when idling. Sounds like a bearing about to go out. Can this be repaired or does the compressor need replacing? The a/c cools fine so I hate to break the system if it can be repaired without it. Thanks
That'* pretty common. Sounds like the clutch is probably going out. Time to replace that a/c compressor. I got a used one with only 9k miles for $75 and installed for about $50 or $60 (without recharge). I did my own recharge.