Valve Cover Gasket Replacement Estimate for Ford Escort

Ford Escort Valve Cover Gasket Replacement costs $100 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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YourMechanic Price
$86 to $115
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $16 -$35
Average Dealer price
$125 to 163
Average Shop price
$103 to 127
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1988 Ford EscortL4-1.9LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$94.99Shop/Dealer Price$115.76 - $145.40
1996 Ford EscortL4-1.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$105.99Shop/Dealer Price$129.58 - $167.51
1986 Ford EscortL4-1.9LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$94.53Shop/Dealer Price$115.21 - $144.51
1992 Ford EscortL4-1.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$105.99Shop/Dealer Price$129.55 - $167.47
1989 Ford EscortL4-1.9LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$94.99Shop/Dealer Price$115.77 - $145.42
1997 Ford EscortL4-2.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$102.78Shop/Dealer Price$125.49 - $160.95
1998 Ford EscortL4-2.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$108.14Shop/Dealer Price$132.28 - $171.84
1993 Ford EscortL4-1.9LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$102.17Shop/Dealer Price$124.80 - $159.86
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Parts required for a Ford Escort 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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