Radiator Replacement Estimate for Chevrolet Malibu

Chevrolet Malibu Radiator Replacement costs $419 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$265 to $611
Labor: $98 -$240
Parts: $167 -$371
Average Dealer price
$465 to 1022
Average Shop price
$326 to 714
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2006 Chevrolet MalibuL4-2.2LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$427.23Shop/Dealer Price$525.09 - $720.68
2008 Chevrolet MalibuL4-2.2LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$423.21Shop/Dealer Price$520.28 - $713.01
2007 Chevrolet MalibuV6-3.9LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$458.86Shop/Dealer Price$564.70 - $784.07
2006 Chevrolet MalibuV6-3.9LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$458.86Shop/Dealer Price$564.77 - $784.18
2011 Chevrolet MalibuL4-2.4LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$512.84Shop/Dealer Price$632.15 - $891.97
2011 Chevrolet MalibuV6-3.6LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$512.84Shop/Dealer Price$632.10 - $891.89
2004 Chevrolet MalibuV6-3.5LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$464.72Shop/Dealer Price$572.22 - $796.13
1999 Chevrolet MalibuV6-3.1LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$306.10Shop/Dealer Price$377.39 - $532.15
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Parts required for a Chevrolet Malibu Radiator Replacement

$144 to $335
Radiator Cap
$8 to $22

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All about Radiator Replacement

The radiator performs a critical function; it keeps the engine from overheating. While running, the engine produces heat. Coolant flowing through the system absorbs and removes extra heat from the engine. The coolant then passes through the radiator where it cools off and is later circulated back to the engine to absorb heat again. A radiator has two tanks that are connected to each other through aluminum or brass tubes. When the coolant passes through these tubes, the radiator cooling fan blows air across the radiator to lower the temperature of the coolant. The tank is usually made of plastic, and it is common for it to crack and start leaking coolant. If the tank or the tubes crack, coolant will leak , the vehicle will overheat and could cause severe engine damage. Radiators also tend to clog over time. When this occurs, not enough coolant flows through the radiator leading to heat build-up, causing the engine to overheat.

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