Thermostat Replacement Estimate for Ford Ranger

Ford Ranger Thermostat Replacement costs $115 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$100 to $283
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $30 -$203
Average Dealer price
$153 to 500
Average Shop price
$121 to 338
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2011 Ford RangerV6-4.0LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$117.29Shop/Dealer Price$143.64 - $190.00
1991 Ford RangerV6-4.0LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$102.60Shop/Dealer Price$125.34 - $160.74
1985 Ford RangerV6-2.8LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$104.32Shop/Dealer Price$127.45 - $164.10
2004 Ford RangerV6-4.0LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$116.42Shop/Dealer Price$142.59 - $188.33
2003 Ford RangerL4-2.3LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$289.82Shop/Dealer Price$359.31 - $535.07
1992 Ford RangerV6-2.9LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$103.22Shop/Dealer Price$126.04 - $161.84
1988 Ford RangerV6-2.9LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$103.37Shop/Dealer Price$126.32 - $162.31
2010 Ford RangerV6-4.0LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$116.42Shop/Dealer Price$142.61 - $188.36
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Parts required for a Ford Ranger Thermostat Replacement

Thermostat Gasket
$2 to $7
Thermostat
$5 to $180

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Marc is a total professional. He knows the nuts and bolts of the many auto issues he faces and he knows how to communicate extremely well. He is a complete customer service guy, something you don't get these days. This guy tackled a problem on my Explorer and would not let it go until it was PERFECT. I will not allow anyone else to ever touch my car. Macr is an outstanding representative for your company.
2002 FORD EXPLORER - THERMOSTAT REPLACEMENT
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16 years of experience
Very courteous and did a great job changing my thermostat. I would recommend him to anyone.
2008 FORD FOCUS - THERMOSTAT REPLACEMENT
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13 years of experience
Great experience! awesome.
2008 FORD FOCUS - THERMOSTAT REPLACEMENT
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17 years of experience
His professional, respectful,nice And I was able to pass my smog check
2005 FORD ESCAPE - THERMOSTAT REPLACEMENT
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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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