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AC low pressure switch leaking

Mechanic says my low pressure switch is faulty/leaking.
to replace switch and recharge ac with R12 will cost $180.

I just want to know if this sounds reasonable?
I recently had the compressor and drier replaced.
seems like they would have caught the leak then .

This is a reputable shop as far as I know.
I just have no idea what this should cost.

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Sounds about right. The switch itself is relatively cheap -$20-40, what you are paying for is the special handling that is required to remove R12, the labor to remove the switch, vacuuming and refilling the system.

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