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
$85 to $116
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $15 -$36
Average Dealer price
$124 to 166
Average Shop price
$102 to 129
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1986 Ford EscortL4-1.9LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$93.70Shop/Dealer Price$114.14 - $142.80
1991 Ford EscortL4-1.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$105.99Shop/Dealer Price$129.58 - $167.51
1987 Ford EscortL4-1.9LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$93.26Shop/Dealer Price$113.62 - $141.97
1985 Ford EscortL4-1.6LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$86.25Shop/Dealer Price$104.88 - $128.00
1985 Ford EscortL4-1.9LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$86.56Shop/Dealer Price$105.23 - $128.55
1990 Ford EscortL4-1.9LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$93.70Shop/Dealer Price$114.13 - $142.79
2002 Ford EscortL4-2.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$109.44Shop/Dealer Price$133.91 - $174.45
1996 Ford EscortL4-1.9LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$102.17Shop/Dealer Price$124.80 - $159.86
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2003 FORD EXPEDITION - VALVE COVER GASKET REPLACEMENT
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Patrick
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2005 FORD FOCUS - VALVE COVER GASKET REPLACEMENT
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Lucas
12 years of experience
Lucas was unable to determine our engine problem, but that was because it was complicated and would have required more investigation than he was able to do in our driveway, but he did do a thorough and professional job checking out everything that he was able to check out. He was good at explaining things to us, and although he could not help with our situation, we were grateful that he came.
1999 FORD ESCORT - CAR IS NOT STARTING INSPECTION
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Peter
31 years of experience
Peter called about 45 minutes before our appointment to ask if we wanted him to come early since his last appointment finished early. We were happy to oblige. I was at work so my wife dealt with him. He left about 10 minute before I came home. My wife was pleased with his professionalism and she showed me the old valve cover gaskets he had replaced. Truck runs great and I was charged exactly what my quote was. Saved me $ from having it towed to a shop too. Great service and I will use this service and Peter again. In fact, I have recommended it to two friends so far.
2004 FORD EXPLORER SPORT TRAC - 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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