Oxygen Sensor Replacement Estimate for Ford Explorer

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

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$126 to $300
Labor: $70 -$104
Parts: $56 -$196
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$206 to 512
Average Shop price
$154 to 353
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2009 Ford ExplorerV6-4.0LService typeOxygen Sensor - Front/Upper/Upstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$130.95Shop/Dealer Price$160.70 - $217.30
2013 Ford ExplorerV6-3.5LService typeOxygen Sensor - Rear/Lower/Downstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$166.74Shop/Dealer Price$205.52 - $289.01
2008 Ford ExplorerV8-4.6LService typeOxygen Sensor - Front/Upper/Upstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$129.82Shop/Dealer Price$159.32 - $215.09
2013 Ford ExplorerV6-3.5L TurboService typeOxygen Sensor - Rear/Lower/Downstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$137.46Shop/Dealer Price$168.89 - $230.41
1997 Ford ExplorerV8-5.0LService typeOxygen Sensor - Front/Upper/Upstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$130.95Shop/Dealer Price$160.71 - $217.32
2013 Ford ExplorerV6-3.5LService typeOxygen Sensor - Front/Upper/Upstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$224.35Shop/Dealer Price$277.45 - $404.09
1996 Ford ExplorerV8-5.0LService typeOxygen Sensor - Front/Upper/Upstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$131.23Shop/Dealer Price$161.14 - $218.02
2013 Ford ExplorerL4-2.0L TurboService typeOxygen Sensor - Rear/Lower/Downstream ReplacementYourMechanic Price$159.10Shop/Dealer Price$195.96 - $273.73
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Jamahl
15 years of experience
First time using this service, and i was super nervous about it. I had nothing to worry about cus this guy was awesome! Called with updates, punctual, courteous, explained everything, told me other things that should be worked on, and was done very quickly. Would definitely request him again, and most definitely will use the service again
2000 FORD FOCUS - OXYGEN SENSOR REPLACEMENT (FRONT/UPPER/UPSTREAM)
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Dan
34 years of experience
Dan did a great job very knowledgeable, I would recommend him and your mechanic to friends and family!
2011 FORD E-250 - OXYGEN SENSOR REPLACEMENT (FRONT/UPPER/UPSTREAM)
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Alex
11 years of experience
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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22 years of experience
Second time she came out to do something on my truck she really is great. Goes over and beyond to fix the problem at hand and which she does awesome. Thank You Clarissa you are one hell of a mechanic.
2000 FORD EXPLORER - WINDOW MOTOR / REGULATOR ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (DRIVER SIDE FRONT)
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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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