Valve Cover Gasket Replacement Estimate for Ford Taurus

Ford Taurus Valve Cover Gasket Replacement costs $253 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$91 to $424
Labor: $70 -$288
Parts: $21 -$136
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$135 to 607
Average Shop price
$109 to 470
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2009 Ford TaurusV6-3.5LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$279.10Shop/Dealer Price$339.93 - $424.43
1997 Ford TaurusV6-3.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$240.90Shop/Dealer Price$292.98 - $357.29
1992 Ford TaurusV6-3.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$286.72Shop/Dealer Price$347.75 - $413.06
1993 Ford TaurusV6-3.2LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$396.21Shop/Dealer Price$484.70 - $632.18
1995 Ford TaurusV6-3.2LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$398.93Shop/Dealer Price$487.97 - $637.41
1993 Ford TaurusV6-3.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$287.37Shop/Dealer Price$348.47 - $414.19
2003 Ford TaurusV6-3.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$291.48Shop/Dealer Price$356.25 - $458.53
2008 Ford TaurusV6-3.5LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$277.82Shop/Dealer Price$338.53 - $422.21
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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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