Thermostat Replacement Estimate for Chevrolet Caprice

Chevrolet Caprice Thermostat Replacement costs $134 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$95 to $624
Labor: $70 -$112
Parts: $25 -$512
Average Dealer price
$142 to 1155
Average Shop price
$114 to 757
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1985 Chevrolet CapriceV8-5.0LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$98.13Shop/Dealer Price$119.68 - $151.67
1988 Chevrolet CapriceV6-4.3LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$97.61Shop/Dealer Price$119.10 - $150.74
1990 Chevrolet CapriceV8-5.7LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$97.61Shop/Dealer Price$119.05 - $150.67
1992 Chevrolet CapriceV8-5.0LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$97.61Shop/Dealer Price$119.07 - $150.70
1987 Chevrolet CapriceV8-5.0LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$98.13Shop/Dealer Price$119.69 - $151.68
1989 Chevrolet CapriceV8-5.7LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$98.13Shop/Dealer Price$119.67 - $151.66
1995 Chevrolet CapriceV8-5.7LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$101.87Shop/Dealer Price$124.45 - $159.31
1996 Chevrolet CapriceV8-4.3LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$101.14Shop/Dealer Price$123.51 - $157.81
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Parts required for a Chevrolet Caprice Thermostat Replacement

Thermostat Gasket
$2 to $13
$7 to $485

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Patrick knows his cars! He tracked my '02 Chevy Malibu's coolant loss problem to a leaky intake manifold gasket and completed the estimated-9 hour repair in 5 hours! He was punctual, efficient, and very knowledgeable. Thank you for the high quality repair, Patrick!
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Dan arrived 25 minutes prior to our appointment which was great. He also called ahead to confirm the appointment. He worked quickly and efficiently and had the repair completed within 45 minutes. I am extremely satisfied with he's expertise and the service rendered, and all at less than half of what the dealership quoted me. With over 30 years of experience in mechanics, you can trust that Dan will satisfy whatever need your vehicle has. I will always use your mechanic in the future for all of my vehicular maintenance and I strongly suggest that anyone who needs repairs to give them a shot. Thanks to Dan and your!
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Justin did a great job explaining what I need. He also showed me and explained why. I believe Justin's honesty makes him exceptional.
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All about Thermostat Replacement

A thermostat is part of the cooling system that regulates the temperature of the coolant in the engine. The thermostat is a metal valve that has a temperature sensor built in. It can either be open or closed. When the thermostat is closed, it keeps the coolant in the engine. When the engine gets to a predetermined temperature, the thermostat opens allowing coolant to circulate. The circulation of coolant prevents the engine from overheating. If the thermostat fails to open, the car will overheat. If the thermostat fails to close, the engine may never reach the optimal temperature (~220F). The thermostat opens and closes many times when the car engine is running. It is the most common component in the cooling system to fail, causing the car to overheat.

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