There a few things in life that seem more miserable than being stuck in a car on a hot summer day with a broken air conditioner. Since mini-vans like the Nissan Quest are not designed with rear windows that open fully, it can feel like being trapped inside an oven.
Tools Used: Tools, Socket set, Wrench Set, Ruler, Straight Edge,
Tape or Rubber Plugs, Refrigerant oil
Replace a Compressor
Have an air conditioning technician remove the refrigerant from the system and recycle it. Disconnect the ground cable from the negative battery terminal. Lift the front of the vehicle according to instructions provided in the owner’s manual and support it with jack stands.