Oxygen Sensor Replacement Estimate for Ford Contour

Ford Contour Oxygen Sensor Replacement costs $139 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$130 to $170
Labor: $70 -$88
Parts: $60 -$82
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$213 to 266
Average Shop price
$158 to 194
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1996 Ford ContourL4-2.0LService typeOxygen Sensor - Front/Upper/Upstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$158.19Shop/Dealer Price$194.75 - $271.79
1998 Ford ContourL4-2.0LService typeOxygen Sensor - Rear/Lower/Downstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$134.91Shop/Dealer Price$165.73 - $225.35
1999 Ford ContourL4-2.0LService typeOxygen Sensor - Front/Upper/Upstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$156.56Shop/Dealer Price$192.74 - $268.56
1996 Ford ContourV6-2.5LService typeOxygen Sensor - Front/Upper/Upstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$141.91Shop/Dealer Price$174.16 - $234.86
1997 Ford ContourL4-2.0LService typeOxygen Sensor - Rear/Lower/Downstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$136.14Shop/Dealer Price$167.20 - $227.70
1998 Ford ContourV6-2.5LService typeOxygen Sensor - Rear/Lower/Downstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$136.14Shop/Dealer Price$167.18 - $227.67
1995 Ford ContourV6-2.5LService typeOxygen Sensor - Front/Upper/Upstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$157.78Shop/Dealer Price$194.04 - $266.67
2000 Ford ContourV6-2.5LService typeOxygen Sensor - Rear/Lower/Downstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$134.91Shop/Dealer Price$165.73 - $225.35
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Jamahl
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very good.
1999 FORD EXPEDITION - OXYGEN SENSOR REPLACEMENT (FRONT/UPPER/UPSTREAM)
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Dan did an excellent job with my F-150, diagnosing and fixing the problem quickly. He also checked several other issues out that I will have fixed soon.
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Very efficient and great to work with! I would recommend this service to anyone sick of getting jerked around by brand name mechanics! Prices are great and the work/parts used are top notch.
2008 FORD FUSION - OXYGEN SENSOR REPLACEMENT (REAR/LOWER/DOWNSTREAM)
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1998 FORD EXPLORER - STARTER REPLACEMENT
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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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