Car Thermostat Replacement Estimate for Kia Sorento

Kia Sorento Car Thermostat Replacement costs $129 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$113 to $165
Labor: $70 -$104
Parts: $43 -$61
Average Dealer price
$178 to 244
Average Shop price
$137 to 185
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2003 Kia SorentoV6-3.5LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$118.23Shop/Dealer Price$144.81 - $191.88
2006 Kia SorentoV6-3.5LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$117.34Shop/Dealer Price$143.77 - $190.21
2011 Kia SorentoL4-2.4LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$138.70Shop/Dealer Price$169.54 - $219.49
2009 Kia SorentoV6-3.3LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$130.43Shop/Dealer Price$160.11 - $216.36
2008 Kia SorentoV6-3.3LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$131.57Shop/Dealer Price$161.50 - $218.58
2012 Kia SorentoL4-2.4LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$137.03Shop/Dealer Price$167.41 - $216.08
2008 Kia SorentoV6-3.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$131.86Shop/Dealer Price$161.93 - $219.28
2011 Kia SorentoV6-3.5LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$156.15Shop/Dealer Price$191.39 - $254.47
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Parts required for a Kia Sorento Car Thermostat Replacement

Thermostat
$13 to $26
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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