Valve Cover Gasket Replacement Estimate for Ford Contour

Ford Contour Valve Cover Gasket Replacement costs $186 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$97 to $300
Labor: $70 -$240
Parts: $27 -$60
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$147 to 400
Average Shop price
$117 to 325
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1995 Ford ContourV6-2.5LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$275.23Shop/Dealer Price$335.09 - $416.69
2000 Ford ContourL4-2.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$107.28Shop/Dealer Price$131.19 - $170.10
1999 Ford ContourV6-2.5LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$274.02Shop/Dealer Price$333.66 - $414.40
1997 Ford ContourV6-2.5LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$274.02Shop/Dealer Price$333.72 - $414.51
1997 Ford ContourL4-2.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$98.91Shop/Dealer Price$120.66 - $153.24
1995 Ford ContourL4-2.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$98.91Shop/Dealer Price$120.65 - $153.21
1999 Ford ContourL4-2.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$108.16Shop/Dealer Price$132.31 - $171.89
2000 Ford ContourV6-2.5LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$274.02Shop/Dealer Price$333.78 - $414.62
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Parts required for a Ford Contour Valve Cover Gasket Replacement

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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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