Thermostat Replacement Estimate for Ford F-150

Ford F-150 Thermostat Replacement costs $110 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$101 to $163
Labor: $70 -$104
Parts: $31 -$59
Average Dealer price
$155 to 239
Average Shop price
$122 to 182
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1987 Ford F-150V8-5.8LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$106.07Shop/Dealer Price$129.61 - $167.56
1992 Ford F-150V8-5.8LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$105.41Shop/Dealer Price$128.85 - $166.34
2002 Ford F-150V8-4.6LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$107.99Shop/Dealer Price$132.04 - $171.44
1986 Ford F-150V8-5.8LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$105.41Shop/Dealer Price$128.82 - $166.30
1998 Ford F-150V6-4.2LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$108.71Shop/Dealer Price$132.92 - $172.85
2001 Ford F-150V8-4.6LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$108.71Shop/Dealer Price$132.90 - $172.82
1996 Ford F-150V8-5.8LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$103.63Shop/Dealer Price$126.65 - $162.83
2001 Ford F-150V8-5.4L TurboService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$106.72Shop/Dealer Price$130.49 - $168.97
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Parts required for a Ford F-150 Thermostat Replacement

Thermostat Gasket
$3 to $9
$5 to $29

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Mark was fantastic. He showed up early for the appointment and was very thorough with his explanations about my truck. His service was so convenient to have him work on the repairs during the work week. I would definitely recommend Mark if you need some assistance, he will make sure that you understand what is going on and he will explain what needs to done without you getting overwhelmed.
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Very courteous and did a great job changing my thermostat. I would recommend him to anyone.
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The most honest car mechanic I've ever met. Not only he fixed my car super fast, he did a thorough, overall check-up and gave a very honest analysis, saying that my car is in great shape and no major service is necessary. How often do you hear that from car mechanics nowadays?
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All about Thermostat Replacement

A thermostat is part of the cooling system that regulates the temperature of the coolant in the engine. The thermostat is a metal valve that has a temperature sensor built in. It can either be open or closed. When the thermostat is closed, it keeps the coolant in the engine. When the engine gets to a predetermined temperature, the thermostat opens allowing coolant to circulate. The circulation of coolant prevents the engine from overheating. If the thermostat fails to open, the car will overheat. If the thermostat fails to close, the engine may never reach the optimal temperature (~220F). The thermostat opens and closes many times when the car engine is running. It is the most common component in the cooling system to fail, causing the car to overheat.

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