Valve Cover Gasket Replacement Estimate for Buick Somerset

Buick Somerset Valve Cover Gasket Replacement costs $134 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$101 to $190
Labor: $84 -$168
Parts: $17 -$22
Average Dealer price
$146 to 239
Average Shop price
$121 to 202
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1986 Buick SomersetV6-3.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$163.72Shop/Dealer Price$198.69 - $238.25
1986 Buick SomersetL4-2.5LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$102.19Shop/Dealer Price$124.24 - $151.01
1987 Buick SomersetL4-2.5LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$102.19Shop/Dealer Price$124.18 - $150.91
1987 Buick SomersetV6-3.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$170.28Shop/Dealer Price$206.68 - $247.08
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Kirk was Great!! I hope he get's back to me w/ the correct part replacement or problem solver.Even though I do lot's of research,I can't figure out if the cruise control module is the problem or maybe the BCM?? Please advise asap! Tnanks again! Joe--9254138534 or E-mail jjaworski09@yahoo.com
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Great experience. I had ordered the wrong part originally (the Buick engine is crazy, what I thought was the front was actually the side. Go figure. That's why my battery is under the passenger seat in the back.) Anyway, Ben rescheduled the appt and he called me to let me know that he had the correct parts. He showed up on time (a little early) at my work-site. He is very professional and took the time to show me the malfunctioned parts. The quote was perfect. I had checked at a couple of garages beforehand and the price was a couple of hundred higher. I need a couple of other things done and will defiantly be scheduling with Ben again!!
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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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