Oxygen Sensor Replacement Estimate for Chevrolet Malibu

Chevrolet Malibu Oxygen Sensor Replacement costs $164 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$96 to $207
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $26 -$127
Average Dealer price
$146 to 347
Average Shop price
$116 to 242
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1997 Chevrolet MalibuV6-3.1LService typeOxygen Sensor - Rear/Lower/Downstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$146.51Shop/Dealer Price$180.16 - $248.44
2001 Chevrolet MalibuV6-3.1LService typeOxygen Sensor - Front/Upper/Upstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$136.19Shop/Dealer Price$167.32 - $227.90
2004 Chevrolet MalibuL4-2.2LService typeOxygen Sensor - Front/Upper/Upstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$137.46Shop/Dealer Price$168.87 - $230.37
1997 Chevrolet MalibuL4-2.4LService typeOxygen Sensor - Rear/Lower/Downstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$171.83Shop/Dealer Price$211.86 - $299.16
2007 Chevrolet MalibuL4-2.2LService typeOxygen Sensor - Rear/Lower/Downstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$137.43Shop/Dealer Price$168.82 - $230.30
2005 Chevrolet MalibuL4-2.2LService typeOxygen Sensor - Rear/Lower/Downstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$137.43Shop/Dealer Price$168.81 - $230.27
2005 Chevrolet MalibuV6-3.5LService typeOxygen Sensor - Rear/Lower/Downstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$205.51Shop/Dealer Price$254.00 - $366.58
2001 Chevrolet MalibuV6-3.1LService typeOxygen Sensor - Rear/Lower/Downstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$171.83Shop/Dealer Price$211.88 - $299.19
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Ben
36 years of experience
Ben was great! Very nice, and great service.
2006 CHEVROLET COBALT - OXYGEN SENSOR REPLACEMENT (REAR/LOWER/DOWNSTREAM)
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Chris
17 years of experience
Super friendly he's always on time and early they estimate it will take two and a half hours and got to go in an hour and a half after that. Third time we had him come out. every time I they assign us a new person we request Chris. Hes stand-up guy on it we'll continue to use him.
2003 CHEVROLET MALIBU - BRAKE PADS REPLACEMENT (FRONT)
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Dan
34 years of experience
Did an amazing job! Professional, sharp, direct, and very quick. No complaints at all. Dan's the man.
2006 CHEVROLET COBALT - OXYGEN SENSOR REPLACEMENT (FRONT/UPPER/UPSTREAM)
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Rodney
31 years of experience
He was incredibly nice and knowledgable
2000 CHEVROLET MALIBU - OIL CHANGE
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All about Oxygen Sensor Replacement

With each new model year, manufacturers are adding more oxygen sensors to better manage engine operation. Some high performance engines have an oxygen sensor for each cylinder as well as one for the rear of each catalytic convertor. The sensors are located either underneath the hood or underneath the car. The oxygen sensors are connected (screwed) to the exhaust pipe, either in front or back of the catalytic converter. The front (upstream) sensors measure the amount of oxygen in the exhaust system. The purpose of the front oxygen sensor(s) is to measure how rich or lean the gases are as the gases exit the combustion chamber. Depending upon whether the exhaust gas is lean (high in oxygen content) or rich (low in oxygen content), the amount of fuel entering the engine is adjusted by the engine management computer to try and maintain an ideal mixture that produces the lowest emissions output from the catalytic convertor. Rear (downstream) sensors are located behind the catalytic converter. The purpose of the rear oxygen sensor(s) is to monitor the oxygen content of the exhaust gases leaving the catalytic convertor. If one or more of the oxygen sensors are faulty, your car may not pass the emissions test. If you drive your car with a faulty oxygen sensor, you may get poor gas mileage and it can damage the catalytic converter.

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