Valve Cover Gasket Replacement Estimate for BMW 740i

BMW 740i Valve Cover Gasket Replacement costs $287 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$184 to $369
Labor: $161 -$312
Parts: $23 -$57
Average Dealer price
$260 to 476
Average Shop price
$221 to 396
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2011 BMW 740iL6-3.0L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$334.31Shop/Dealer Price$448.74 - $569.05
1999 BMW 740iV8-4.4LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$297.53Shop/Dealer Price$403.23 - $496.31
2000 BMW 740iV8-4.4LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$297.53Shop/Dealer Price$402.93 - $495.77
1998 BMW 740iV8-4.4LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$311.98Shop/Dealer Price$421.13 - $524.92
1995 BMW 740iV8-4.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$201.34Shop/Dealer Price$269.92 - $344.04
1993 BMW 740iV8-4.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$299.34Shop/Dealer Price$403.41 - $504.16
1997 BMW 740iV8-4.4LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$313.53Shop/Dealer Price$423.35 - $528.51
2012 BMW 740iL6-3.0L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$333.18Shop/Dealer Price$447.77 - $567.57
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Peter was very professional. He got right to work and finished the job faster than I thought it would take. I would highly recommend him.
2003 BMW X5 - VALVE COVER GASKET REPLACEMENT
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2006 BMW 325I - VALVE COVER GASKET REPLACEMENT
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31 years of experience
He was great. It was raining really hard. He still was very pleasant and did a good job on the repair.
2001 BMW 740I - WINDOW MOTOR / REGULATOR ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (PASSENGER SIDE FRONT)
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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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