Radiator Replacement Estimate for Mazda RX-8

Mazda RX-8 Radiator Replacement costs $477 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$409 to $543
Labor: $182 -$208
Parts: $227 -$335
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$697 to 911
Average Shop price
$501 to 635
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2011 Mazda RX-8R2-1.3LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$427.77Shop/Dealer Price$526.96 - $739.60
2004 Mazda RX-8R2-1.3LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$537.13Shop/Dealer Price$663.84 - $958.63
2005 Mazda RX-8R2-1.3LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$537.13Shop/Dealer Price$663.72 - $958.43
2009 Mazda RX-8R2-1.3LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$423.22Shop/Dealer Price$521.39 - $730.71
2006 Mazda RX-8R2-1.3LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$543.82Shop/Dealer Price$672.06 - $971.76
2007 Mazda RX-8R2-1.3LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$543.82Shop/Dealer Price$672.02 - $971.69
2010 Mazda RX-8R2-1.3LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$428.90Shop/Dealer Price$528.60 - $742.26
2008 Mazda RX-8R2-1.3LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$537.13Shop/Dealer Price$663.83 - $958.62
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Parts required for a Mazda RX-8 Radiator Replacement

$191 to $298
Radiator Cap
$10

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All about Radiator Replacement

The radiator performs a critical function; it keeps the engine from overheating. While running, the engine produces heat. Coolant flowing through the system absorbs and removes extra heat from the engine. The coolant then passes through the radiator where it cools off and is later circulated back to the engine to absorb heat again. A radiator has two tanks that are connected to each other through aluminum or brass tubes. When the coolant passes through these tubes, the radiator cooling fan blows air across the radiator to lower the temperature of the coolant. The tank is usually made of plastic, and it is common for it to crack and start leaking coolant. If the tank or the tubes crack, coolant will leak , the vehicle will overheat and could cause severe engine damage. Radiators also tend to clog over time. When this occurs, not enough coolant flows through the radiator leading to heat build-up, causing the engine to overheat.

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