Valve Cover Gasket Replacement Estimate for Buick Terraza

Buick Terraza Valve Cover Gasket Replacement costs $342 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$264 to $474
Labor: $238 -$448
Parts: $26
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$368 to 572
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$315 to 499
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2006 Buick TerrazaV6-3.5LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$265.59Shop/Dealer Price$321.85 - $379.57
2006 Buick TerrazaV6-3.9LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$419.08Shop/Dealer Price$507.54 - $589.12
2007 Buick TerrazaV6-3.9LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$419.08Shop/Dealer Price$507.29 - $588.68
2005 Buick TerrazaV6-3.5LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$265.08Shop/Dealer Price$321.37 - $378.81
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Parts required for a Buick Terraza Valve Cover Gasket Replacement

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got the job done in a timely manner - knew what was wrong with out any guess work - explained every thing he did and why - geneo
1999 BUICK LESABRE - BRAKE SYSTEM INSPECTION
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1997 BUICK LESABRE - CAR IS NOT STARTING INSPECTION
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1996 BUICK REGAL - CRANKSHAFT POSITION SENSOR REPLACEMENT
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William
15 years of experience
Did excellent job. Knows exactly what he is doing.
2004 BUICK REGAL - CAR IS NOT STARTING INSPECTION
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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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