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Old 08-14-2013, 07:26 PM   #1
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Reasonable price to get new AC Capacitor installed by HVAC tech?


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Whats a reasonable price to get new AC Capacitor installed by HVAC tech (service call, parts, labor)? thx

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Old 08-14-2013, 07:30 PM   #2
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what did you get quoted in your area....we don't do pricing here every company is different with cost of overhead.....and knowledge you get what you pay for ...good luck...ben sr

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quoted 180 bucks, he will also clean my condensor coils for free.. is this a fair price?
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Price question don't do well here. Specially since this is a DIY site. And not a what should a contractor charge site.

Every area is different, and every company has their own pricing needs.
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quoted 180 bucks, he will also clean my condensor coils for free.. is this a fair price?
if your not happy or don't trust the price get another estimate....ben sr
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This is an international site-----You might get someone helping you that only knows the cost in Rupes or Australian Dollars---

Make some local calls---around here (Chicago area) that would be a very fair service call----
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Well, I'll chime in.... the price seems about right considering it covers the basic service call and coil cleaning. Or I should say that price would not put me off if I were to hire out that work. Much cheaper to DIY of course but you're paying for the expertise.
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DO you have any technical ability?
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Figure $5-15 for the Capacitor, the rest is labor. They are looking for the bucks, because it is cooling season, which is peak business. Did you personally watch them to make sure the problem is with the capacitor, and not a bad connection?

What is going on, that the tech believes that the capacitor is the culprit.
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Whats a reasonable price to get new AC Capacitor installed
How do you know the capacitor is bad?

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