Car Thermostat Replacement Estimate for BMW 535is

BMW 535is Car Thermostat Replacement costs $110 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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YourMechanic Price
$110 to $120
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $40
Average Dealer price
$173
Average Shop price
$133
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1988 BMW 535isL6-3.5LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$113.10Shop/Dealer Price$149.28 - $200.67
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Joshua was a very pleasant and hard working person. He was very instructive and his diagnostic approach was very thorough. I would recommend him to Anyone as his demeanor and conduct were both professional and enjoyable.
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Dave is the third person who has tried to diagnose the problem with my car and he fixed for about half of the original estimate in about half the time budgeted. I only hope that I'm able to get him again for ongoing service.
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Stefan explained the findings well and I was very happy overall with his visit. But I'm disappointed that I haven't received any follow up from the company in the 6 hours since the visit. They charged my card for the diagnostic shortly after the visit but they haven't followed up, letting me know the estimate to fix the car, or at least that an estimate is being created, and a time frame for getting the estimate. So I have a diagnostic but also a car in my driveway that I can't drive, and no communication about the next step.
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Steven worked on an oil change on my z4. BMW quoted $149 and valvoline quoted approx $100. Hope to use Steven again for future requests.
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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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