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Factory Air Air Conditioning Compressor with Clutch - New

Part No. 58950 Warranty  

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Assembly:Yes
Belt Width:0.875 in
Brand:GM
Clutch Only Required:No
Coil Clock Position:11
Coil Type:8mm Pin
Color:Silver
Compressor Type:New GM HT6 Compressor w/ Clutch
Groove Quantity:6
Manifold Type:Sealing Washer
Mount Type:Tangent
New Compressor:Yes
O.E.M. Number:1136519
OE Manufacturer:General Motors Corp.
Pulley Diameter:5 in
Refrigerant:R12 or R134a
Series:HT6

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Factory AirAir Conditioning Compressor with Clutch - New
 
4.3

(based on 33 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (19)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (10)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (28)
  • Durable (11)

Cons

  • Decreases gas mileage (3)

Best Uses

  • Everyday driving (21)
  • Replacement (18)
    • Car & Truck:
    • Casual driver (9), Truck enthusiast (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (13), Auto enthusiast (11), Truck enthusiast (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

NEW INSTAL

The compressor came filled with 6.5 oz of tag oil, which was enough for the compressor and the new dryer. No additional oil was required for the system. The new unit was very...Read complete review

The compressor came filled with 6.5 oz of tag oil, which was enough for the compressor and the new dryer. No additional oil was required for the system. The new unit was very easy to install. I ordered the compressor and orfice tube online at advanceautoparts.com and was able to pick up the products at my local advanced auto parts store the very same day. It is nice to go online to order and check availability of parts and make only one stop. Since this is a new installation I do not have any reviews concerning the durability of the unit. However, after flushing and vaccuming and charging the system it cools the truck very well.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Review Retraction

I was given wrong compressor(T58950)instead of 58950 that I had ordered(thats how first review originated) The items descriptions are correct, the 58950 is made in USA etc. and the T58950...Read complete review

I was given wrong compressor(T58950)instead of 58950 that I had ordered(thats how first review originated) The items descriptions are correct, the 58950 is made in USA etc. and the T58950 is made in China etc. After 5 weeks the T58950(china)compressor locked up and had to replace which was warranted but I still had to pay labor cost again.I cannot give honest review until I know I am satisfied with 58950. Also after contacting Warranty claims dept.the only way you can recover any labor cost is if certified tech orders parts,installs them,plus replace dryer,orifice and flush system.I did everyhing by the book for the ONE exception, I took parts to my mechanic and it voided my labor reimbursment. Lesson learned!

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5.0

Cool and Quiet

By Angel Dexter

from Ocala, FL

About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver

Verified Buyer
Level 1

Pros

  • Durable
  • Easy To Install

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Everyday Driving

    Comments about Factory Air Air Conditioning Compressor with Clutch - New:

    We just bought a 1999 Tahoe 4X4 with 225,000 miles. We just replace the old air compressor with this one and the thing is like a freezer inside! Really comes handy on the hot weather in Florida. Our Tahoe has a rear climate control and it's cold as much as it is on the front. We ordered the parts online and by the time I got to the store, it was ready in the counter waiting on me. The employees at the store were really friendly and even gave me some advice for the installation. Love the product, but more than anything, I love the service. Thanks!

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    (5 of 10 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Direct Replacement

    By Greg

    from Barnwell,SC

    About Me Casual Driver

    Verified Buyer
    Level 2

    Pros

    • Easy To Install

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Factory Air Air Conditioning Compressor with Clutch - New:

        Fit exactly and included the O-rings for the hoses. I took a chance and did not get a new high pressure switch - I just moved the one from the old compressor. The new compressor included the snap ring for the high pressure switch. I did not get an instruction sheet so I went to the Factory Air website and it had the installation tip sheet. I added the 2 oz. of PAG oil, tilted it up so the front seal got some lubrication, installed the compressor, rotated the shaft the prescribed 10 times. After pulling a vacuum and leak testing, I charged the system. It is significantly quieter that my old one and has thus far cooled for 2 weeks. I have "sniffed" the A/C system twice since installing and can find no leaks.

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        (10 of 19 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        so far so good

        By dallman24

        from Navarre, Florida

        About Me Casual Driver

        Verified Buyer
        Level 2

        Pros

        • Easy To Install

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday Driving
          • Replacement

          Comments about Factory Air Air Conditioning Compressor with Clutch - New:

          Installed 2 weeks ago. Works great so far. Very quiet operation.

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          (10 of 17 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Perfect Fit!

          By SP

          from Knoxville, TN

          About Me Auto Enthusiast

          Verified Buyer
          Level 2

          Pros

          • Durable
          • Easy To Install
          • No Cussing Required

          Cons

          • none

          Best Uses

          • Replacement

          Comments about Factory Air Air Conditioning Compressor with Clutch - New:

          N/A

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          (11 of 20 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Good Value, Good Service

          By Rob

          from Blythewood, SC

          About Me Casual Driver

          Verified Buyer
          3 or more reviews submitted

          Pros

          • Easy To Install

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Everyday Driving
            • Replacement

            Comments about Factory Air Air Conditioning Compressor with Clutch - New:

            I rebuilt the AC in my sons truck by replacing the drier, orifice, and compressor and it works great. My younger son actually removed and replaced the compressor. The compressor was a good value and shipped directly to my house for free.

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            (6 of 16 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Good product, fair price

            By Skeelos

            from Moyock, NC

            About Me Casual Driver, Truck Enthusiast

            Verified Buyer
            Helpful Reviewer

            Pros

            • Durable
            • Easy To Install

            Cons

            • No Improvement In Performance

            Best Uses

            • Everyday Driving
            • Replacement

            Comments about Factory Air Air Conditioning Compressor with Clutch - New:

            I like the fact you can look the part up online, order it and pick it up at the local Advance location. Picked up the new compressor, installed the next day and now i'm back in business. Part works great and better yet my truck is cool again. Thanks Advance.

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            (9 of 19 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Seems to be of good quality

            By Art

            from Chattanooga, TN

            About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver

            Verified Buyer
            Level 2

            Pros

            • Durable
            • Easy To Install
            • Exact fit

            Cons

            • Missing Comp Switch

            Best Uses

            • Everyday Driving

            Comments about Factory Air Air Conditioning Compressor with Clutch - New:

            The AC compressor was missing a compressor high pressure switch installed in the back plate. The idea was to use the one from your old compressor. It could fail and cost you your freon. I went to my Advance store and purchased a new one. As a minimun I thought it should be mentioned in the item description. As a result it cost me a lot of time. The compressor does work well.

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            (10 of 19 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Quiet Cool Breeze

            By I am BlessedToBeFree

            from Macon, GA

            About Me Auto Enthusiast, Truck Enthusiast

            Verified Buyer
            Level 2

            Pros

            • Easy To Install
            • Nice Fit
            • Value

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Everyday Driving

              Comments about Factory Air Air Conditioning Compressor with Clutch - New:

              When my three year old compressor locked up the clutch melted and the bearing sounded like a crash happening under the hood. It was time for a replacement. Shopped around looking for the best value and high ratings. The original on-line price for this compressor was good but the 20% off promotion made it great. No core charge on top off that. I ordered the compressor and two days later it arrived with free shipping.

              Perfect fit, very easy to install, clear instructions should you need them. Pre-loaded with good oil, made for a quick fix.

              Once again I'm enjoying the quiet and the cool breeze.

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              (10 of 20 customers found this review helpful)

               
              1.0

              lasted 2 weeks shame summer lasts longer

              By ron [*]

              from panama city fl.

              About Me Auto Enthusiast

              Verified Buyer
              Level 2

              Pros

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Anchor

                  Comments about Factory Air Air Conditioning Compressor with Clutch - New:

                  warranteed the compressor but had to rebuy reciever dryer orifice tube pag oil and freon and pay to have the work done again.maybe the new one will last three weeks [*]

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                  (11 of 20 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  4.0

                  NEW INSTAL

                  By Larry

                  from Pensacola, FL

                  About Me Auto Enthusiast, Truck Enthusiast

                  Verified Buyer
                  Level 2

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Install

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Factory Air Air Conditioning Compressor with Clutch - New:

                      The compressor came filled with 6.5 oz of tag oil, which was enough for the compressor and the new dryer. No additional oil was required for the system. The new unit was very easy to install. I ordered the compressor and orfice tube online at advanceautoparts.com and was able to pick up the products at my local advanced auto parts store the very same day. It is nice to go online to order and check availability of parts and make only one stop. Since this is a new installation I do not have any reviews concerning the durability of the unit. However, after flushing and vaccuming and charging the system it cools the truck very well.

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                      • Q:

                        will this item fit my 97 silverado ext cab vortec 5000 (305)?
                        Asked on 5/20/2013 by txshado

                        1 answer

                        • CUSTOMER CARE

                          A:

                          This Factory Air Air Conditioning Compressor with Clutch - New - Part No. 58950 is an exact fit for your 1997 Chevrolet Silverado ext cab vortec 5000 (305). For further assistance, please feel free to call us at 1-877-238-2623 or visit your nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our representatives would be more than happy to assist you.

                          Answered on 5/20/2013 by Morgan from AAP
                      • Q:

                        where is this product made?
                        Asked on 8/8/2012 by sean from texas

                        1 answer

                        • CUSTOMER CARE

                          A:

                          Advance Auto Parts does sell Made in the USA products as well as products manufactured from many other countries in order to keep our pricing competitive. Please also keep in mind that many suppliers have multiple manufacturing plants that could result in different countries of origin for the same part. For further assistance, please feel free to call us at 1-877-238-2623 or visit your nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our representatives would be more than happy to assist you.

                          Answered on 8/8/2012 by Rick from AAP
                      • Q:

                        The warranty on AC compressors requires that the system be flushed with proper flush solvent or provide a receipt showing it was professionally done. Would the product "Kwick Klean AC Flush", which you sell, meet this requirement?
                        Asked on 7/16/2012 by Michael

                        1 answer

                        • CUSTOMER CARE

                          A:

                          Yes, the FJC Inc Kwik Klean A/C Flush meets the requirement of AC Compressor warranty. It removes oil and contaminants that can block the flow of oil and refrigerants. For use with R12, R134A and blends and is compatible with all refrigerant oils. For any further assistance please feel free to call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto store and one of our representatives will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                          Answered on 7/17/2012 by John the Car-Doc from AAP
                      • Q:

                        Who manufactures these compressors for Factory Air? Is it 4 Seasons?
                        Asked on 7/5/2012 by TJ

                        1 answer

                        • CUSTOMER CARE

                          A:

                          Advance Auto Parts does sell Made in the USA products as well as products manufactured from many other countries in order to keep our pricing competitive. Please also keep in mind that many suppliers have multiple manufacturing plants that could result in different countries of origin for the same part.

                          Answered on 7/5/2012 by Steve from AAP
                      • Q:

                        WHAT PARTS ARE REQUIRED TO BE REPLACED WHEN PURCHASING A COMPRESSOR TO QUALIFY FOR THE 2 YEAR WARRANTY ON THE COMPRESSOR
                        Asked on 7/4/2012 by MG

                        1 answer

                        • CUSTOMER CARE

                          A:

                          This Factory Air Compressor with Clutch - New - part# 58950 has 2 year replacement with related parts purchase as warranty. Every replacement requires the receiver dryer or accumulator to be replaced. When applicable the orifice tube will need to be replaced or the expansion valve will require inspection and cleaning if necessary, but are not required to be replaced for the warranty to be valid. Failure to flush the system voids the warranty for any labor reimbursement. For any further assistance, please visit your nearest Advance Auto store or call us directly at 1-877-ADVANCE (238-2623) and one of our representative there would be more than happy to assist you.

                          Answered on 7/4/2012 by Vincent from AAP
                      • Q:

                        does this come with the hardware? 5 bolts?
                        Asked on 6/7/2012 by Kyle Davis from battle creek

                        1 answer

                        • CUSTOMER CARE

                          A:

                          This Factory Air Compressor with Clutch - New - Part No. 58950 includes Compressor, Instruction Sheet, Tags, O-Rings, Gaskets. For further assistance please feel free to call 1-877-238-2623 and one of our representatives will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                          Answered on 6/8/2012 by Steve from AAP
                      • Q:

                        does this compressor have High pressure switch included on the back. mine is blue in color!
                        Asked on 3/5/2012 by Bill from wichita ks

                        1 answer

                        • CUSTOMER CARE

                          A:

                          Yes, this Factory Air Compressor with Clutch (Part No. 58950) comes with the high pressure switch.

                          Answered on 3/6/2012 by Dennis from AAP
                      • Q:

                        Where do I find the OE part number? There are 2 different OE part numbers for my S10
                        Asked on 2/22/2012 by Ray

                        1 answer

                        • CUSTOMER CARE

                          A:

                          We will need more information including the year, make, model, and engine size of your application before we can make a suggestion.

                          Answered on 2/23/2012 by John the Car-Doc from AAP
                      • Q:

                        how much oil is recommended for installation of this compressor?
                        Asked on 8/19/2011 by Josh from Shreveport, LA

                        2 answers

                        • A:

                          8 oz, and ensure you put 2 to 3 oz in the accumulator and the remainder in the compressor. Please remember, while performing this step to rotate the clutch to ensure the internal parts are being lubricated.

                          Answered on 7/3/2012 by DTD from FAY NC
                        • CUSTOMER CARE

                          A:

                          It may differ from the manufacturer so retrieve the correct amount of oil information from the AC sticker on the car or from a maintenance manual or from capacities guide, the under hood decal or from an O.E service manual.

                          Answered on 8/22/2011 by Dennis from AAP
                      • Q:

                        is this one piece unit?
                        Asked on 7/16/2011 by P J from winston/salem,nc

                        1 answer

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                          A:

                          Yes, this is a one piece unit.

                          Answered on 7/17/2011 by Vincent from AAP
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