Thermostat Replacement Estimate for Audi 80

Audi 80 Thermostat Replacement costs $104 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$101 to $119
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $31 -$39
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$155 to 171
Average Shop price
$122 to 132
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1988 Audi 80L4-2.0LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$103.41Shop/Dealer Price$137.18 - $181.29
1991 Audi 80L5-2.3LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$111.15Shop/Dealer Price$146.96 - $196.97
1990 Audi 80L4-2.0LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$102.80Shop/Dealer Price$136.45 - $180.13
1989 Audi 80L4-2.0LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$102.80Shop/Dealer Price$136.48 - $180.20
1992 Audi 80L5-2.3LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$111.92Shop/Dealer Price$147.83 - $198.34
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Parts required for a Audi 80 Thermostat Replacement

Thermostat Gasket
$4
Thermostat
$23

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Dave
18 years of experience
Dave showed up at the exact time and finished the complicated job in 2.5 hours. The coolant had to be emptied in order to fix the issue. He topped it up and warned me that it might need a little bit more water after driving a few miles. The coolant warning did come up and I topped it up and no more issues since then. The buggy temperature level / thermostat/check engine is no longer a problem and I should be able to pass smog now.
2006 AUDI A3 - THERMOSTAT REPLACEMENT
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2005 AUDI A6 QUATTRO - ENGINE IS MISFIRING INSPECTION
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21 years of experience
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2010 AUDI A4 - THERMOSTAT REPLACEMENT
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16 years of experience
AFTER MANY CANCELED APPOINTMENTS WITH ANOTHER TECH. ROBERT SHOWED UP AND DID A GREAT JOB ON MY CAR,IT WAS DONE IN A GREAT TIME AND I BOOKED A FUTURE APPOINTMENT WITH HIM.
2003 AUDI ALLROAD QUATTRO - AXLE / CV SHAFT ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (DRIVER SIDE FRONT, PASSENGER SIDE FRONT)
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All about Thermostat Replacement

A thermostat is part of the cooling system that regulates the temperature of the coolant in the engine. The thermostat is a metal valve that has a temperature sensor built in. It can either be open or closed. When the thermostat is closed, it keeps the coolant in the engine. When the engine gets to a predetermined temperature, the thermostat opens allowing coolant to circulate. The circulation of coolant prevents the engine from overheating. If the thermostat fails to open, the car will overheat. If the thermostat fails to close, the engine may never reach the optimal temperature (~220F). The thermostat opens and closes many times when the car engine is running. It is the most common component in the cooling system to fail, causing the car to overheat.

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