Valve Cover Gasket Replacement Estimate for BMW Z3

BMW Z3 Valve Cover Gasket Replacement costs $205 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$153 to $271
Labor: $112 -$192
Parts: $41 -$79
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$230 to 381
Average Shop price
$184 to 299
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2001 BMW Z3L6-3.2LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$253.17Shop/Dealer Price$335.45 - $445.07
1996 BMW Z3L4-1.9LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$218.72Shop/Dealer Price$292.67 - $376.66
2001 BMW Z3L6-3.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$212.52Shop/Dealer Price$284.73 - $363.94
1999 BMW Z3L6-3.2LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$211.17Shop/Dealer Price$283.14 - $361.40
2000 BMW Z3L6-3.2LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$211.99Shop/Dealer Price$284.01 - $362.78
1999 BMW Z3L6-2.5LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$213.36Shop/Dealer Price$285.66 - $365.40
2001 BMW Z3L6-2.5LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$213.57Shop/Dealer Price$286.31 - $366.49
1997 BMW Z3L4-1.9LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$218.72Shop/Dealer Price$292.65 - $376.64
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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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