Radiator Replacement Estimate for Ford Explorer

Ford Explorer Radiator Replacement costs $441 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$242 to $944
Labor: $70 -$368
Parts: $172 -$576
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$437 to 1581
Average Shop price
$299 to 1104
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2003 Ford ExplorerV6-4.0LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$434.77Shop/Dealer Price$535.41 - $749.14
1995 Ford ExplorerV6-4.0LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$322.03Shop/Dealer Price$398.46 - $581.80
2010 Ford ExplorerV8-4.6LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$516.80Shop/Dealer Price$638.01 - $913.31
2008 Ford ExplorerV6-4.0LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$516.80Shop/Dealer Price$638.07 - $913.41
2000 Ford ExplorerV8-5.0LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$379.44Shop/Dealer Price$470.14 - $696.48
2010 Ford ExplorerV6-4.0LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$522.97Shop/Dealer Price$645.66 - $925.53
2001 Ford ExplorerV8-5.0LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$380.74Shop/Dealer Price$471.87 - $699.27
1991 Ford ExplorerV6-4.0LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$253.92Shop/Dealer Price$314.49 - $463.37
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Parts required for a Ford Explorer Radiator Replacement

$144 to $546
Radiator Cap
$7 to $18

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good and clean job
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All about Radiator Replacement

The radiator performs a critical function; it keeps the engine from overheating. While running, the engine produces heat. Coolant flowing through the system absorbs and removes extra heat from the engine. The coolant then passes through the radiator where it cools off and is later circulated back to the engine to absorb heat again. A radiator has two tanks that are connected to each other through aluminum or brass tubes. When the coolant passes through these tubes, the radiator cooling fan blows air across the radiator to lower the temperature of the coolant. The tank is usually made of plastic, and it is common for it to crack and start leaking coolant. If the tank or the tubes crack, coolant will leak , the vehicle will overheat and could cause severe engine damage. Radiators also tend to clog over time. When this occurs, not enough coolant flows through the radiator leading to heat build-up, causing the engine to overheat.

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