Valve Cover Gasket Replacement Estimate for Kia Rio

Kia Rio Valve Cover Gasket Replacement costs $101 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$90 to $158
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $20 -$78
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$132 to 250
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$108 to 181
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2004 Kia RioL4-1.6LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$91.12Shop/Dealer Price$110.92 - $137.66
2007 Kia RioL4-1.6LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$102.21Shop/Dealer Price$124.85 - $159.95
2006 Kia RioL4-1.6LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$102.21Shop/Dealer Price$124.81 - $159.88
2001 Kia RioL4-1.5LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$98.37Shop/Dealer Price$120.03 - $152.23
2009 Kia RioL4-1.6LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$102.82Shop/Dealer Price$125.56 - $161.07
2011 Kia RioL4-1.6LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$102.82Shop/Dealer Price$125.54 - $161.04
2010 Kia RioL4-1.6LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$102.97Shop/Dealer Price$125.82 - $161.50
2005 Kia RioL4-1.6LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$90.73Shop/Dealer Price$110.50 - $136.99
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Parts required for a Kia Rio Valve Cover Gasket Replacement

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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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