Car Thermostat Replacement Estimate for Ford Thunderbird

Ford Thunderbird Car Thermostat Replacement costs $103 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$95 to $178
Labor: $70 -$96
Parts: $25 -$82
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$142 to 276
Average Shop price
$114 to 202
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2002 Ford ThunderbirdV8-3.9LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$124.16Shop/Dealer Price$151.62 - $194.81
1985 Ford ThunderbirdL4-2.3L TurboService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$107.99Shop/Dealer Price$132.08 - $171.52
1987 Ford ThunderbirdV6-3.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$96.68Shop/Dealer Price$117.90 - $148.82
1997 Ford ThunderbirdV6-3.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$96.68Shop/Dealer Price$117.92 - $148.86
1992 Ford ThunderbirdV6-3.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$97.19Shop/Dealer Price$118.52 - $149.80
2005 Ford ThunderbirdV8-3.9LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$172.54Shop/Dealer Price$212.10 - $291.57
1993 Ford ThunderbirdV8-5.0LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$97.31Shop/Dealer Price$118.75 - $150.19
1988 Ford ThunderbirdV6-3.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$96.68Shop/Dealer Price$117.94 - $148.89
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Parts required for a Ford Thunderbird Car Thermostat Replacement

Thermostat
$5 to $60
Thermostat Gasket
$2 to $8

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All about Car 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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