Valve Cover Gasket Replacement Estimate for Ford Mustang

Ford Mustang Valve Cover Gasket Replacement costs $237 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$92 to $538
Labor: $77 -$416
Parts: $15 -$122
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$132 to 727
Average Shop price
$110 to 585
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2013 Ford MustangV8-5.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$404.38Shop/Dealer Price$578.80 - $783.52
2003 Ford MustangV8-4.6L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$354.21Shop/Dealer Price$518.65 - $683.72
2000 Ford MustangV6-3.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$232.01Shop/Dealer Price$346.59 - $444.90
1999 Ford MustangV6-3.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$232.01Shop/Dealer Price$346.74 - $445.17
2008 Ford MustangV8-4.6LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$263.55Shop/Dealer Price$385.92 - $507.83
1991 Ford MustangV8-5.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$222.31Shop/Dealer Price$330.50 - $426.43
1986 Ford MustangV8-5.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$222.43Shop/Dealer Price$331.29 - $427.79
1997 Ford MustangV6-3.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$232.01Shop/Dealer Price$346.90 - $445.45
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Parts required for a Ford Mustang Valve Cover Gasket Replacement

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Joshua
22 years of experience
GOOD!!!
1998 FORD ESCORT - VALVE COVER GASKET REPLACEMENT
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Patrick
22 years of experience
Patrick was quick, polite, and graciously accommodating while I ran to pick up an extra part I hadn't previously procured. Will likely return service when needed!
2000 FORD RANGER - VALVE COVER GASKET REPLACEMENT
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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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Casey
11 years of experience
It was a grear person. But the Mustang is 2004 not 03.
2003 FORD MUSTANG - CAR WILL NOT TURN OVER INSPECTION
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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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