Valve Cover Gasket Replacement Estimate for BMW 740iL

BMW 740iL Valve Cover Gasket Replacement costs $280 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$184 to $349
Labor: $161 -$312
Parts: $23 -$37
Average Dealer price
$260 to 438
Average Shop price
$221 to 372
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1994 BMW 740iLV8-4.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$201.34Shop/Dealer Price$269.87 - $343.96
1996 BMW 740iLV8-4.4LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$312.60Shop/Dealer Price$422.06 - $526.44
2000 BMW 740iLV8-4.4LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$297.53Shop/Dealer Price$402.93 - $495.77
1997 BMW 740iLV8-4.4LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$312.60Shop/Dealer Price$421.90 - $526.15
1993 BMW 740iLV8-4.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$299.34Shop/Dealer Price$403.52 - $504.34
2001 BMW 740iLV8-4.4LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$297.99Shop/Dealer Price$403.31 - $496.35
1998 BMW 740iLV8-4.4LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$312.90Shop/Dealer Price$422.56 - $527.25
1999 BMW 740iLV8-4.4LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$297.53Shop/Dealer Price$403.21 - $496.27
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Parts required for a BMW 740iL Valve Cover Gasket Replacement

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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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