Valve Cover Gasket Replacement Estimate for BMW 550i

BMW 550i Valve Cover Gasket Replacement costs $779 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$549 to $1262
Labor: $511 -$1168
Parts: $38 -$94
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$755 to 1547
Average Shop price
$656 to 1334
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2008 BMW 550iV8-4.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$612.53Shop/Dealer Price$823.40 - $1038.67
2012 BMW 550iV8-4.4L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$1062.18Shop/Dealer Price$1444.97 - $1754.66
2007 BMW 550iV8-4.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$610.65Shop/Dealer Price$821.36 - $1035.45
2006 BMW 550iV8-4.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$610.65Shop/Dealer Price$821.63 - $1035.91
2011 BMW 550iV8-4.4L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$1062.94Shop/Dealer Price$1444.44 - $1753.60
2010 BMW 550iV8-4.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$612.53Shop/Dealer Price$823.34 - $1038.56
2013 BMW 550iV8-4.4L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$1063.13Shop/Dealer Price$1446.60 - $1757.34
2009 BMW 550iV8-4.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$610.65Shop/Dealer Price$821.89 - $1036.38
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All about Valve Cover Gasket Replacement

The valve cover is a metal cover that is found on very top of the engine. The valve cover is attached to the engine by a gasket made of rubber or cork. The valve cover and gasket seal the top of the engine and prevent oil leaks. These covers are removable so the mechanic can access the valves for adjustment. Because of the high temperature of the engine, it is common for the valve cover gasket to get brittle and break. If the gasket is worn out, it will leak engine oil and the top of the engine will be covered in oil. Since the engine is losing oil, running the car for too long without an inspection and repair can cause engine damage.

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