Car Thermostat Replacement Estimate for BMW 525iT

BMW 525iT Car Thermostat Replacement costs $137 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$137 to $152
Labor: $105 -$120
Parts: $32
Average Dealer price
$203
Average Shop price
$164
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1993 BMW 525iTL6-2.5LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$139.12Shop/Dealer Price$185.76 - $239.93
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Parts required for a BMW 525iT Car Thermostat Replacement

Thermostat
$16
Thermostat Gasket
$4

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Enjoy talking with Jose..explain everything to me before repairing it. After a few minutes talking with him I had total trust that he could get it fix..with in 30 minutes problem solve car run great no over heating.
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All about Car 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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