Car Thermostat Replacement Estimate for Mercedes-Benz 380SL

Mercedes-Benz 380SL Car Thermostat Replacement costs $140 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$125 to $167
Labor: $70 -$112
Parts: $55
Average Dealer price
$204 to 241
Average Shop price
$153 to 186
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$157.95Shop/Dealer Price$208.51 - $280.16
1984 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$156.84Shop/Dealer Price$207.30 - $278.24
1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$128.84Shop/Dealer Price$169.01 - $232.23
1982 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$128.84Shop/Dealer Price$169.04 - $232.29
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I have an older Mercedes 600SL and was somewhat concerned about using some one other than a dealer, but my fears were put to rest after my initial conversation with Steve. Steve was on time, knowledgeable, had all of the required tools. diagnose the problem and gave me a stalemate of cost for the repair. He did not try to over sale me on something I didn't need. He made the repairs made sure that everything was correct and assured me that if I needed anything more he was just a phone call awaly. Steve called me the next day just to check that the repair was good.
1995 MERCEDES-BENZ SL600 - LOUD SCREECHING NOISE WHEN I START THE CAR INSPECTION
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Theodore
11 years of experience
Theodore was on time and very professional. He diagnosed the problem and made a second appointment for me after the required part arrives. Very satisfied with the experience so far.
1983 MERCEDES-BENZ 380SL - CAR IS NOT STARTING INSPECTION
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Chris
21 years of experience
Great as always!
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Peter
22 years of experience
I have to say that I was a little apprehensive at first. Being a Mercedes driver, I've come to know that servicing these cars are anything but normal. So in asking I found that Peter approached this job different from the dealer. My mind was set to rest with a detailed explanation from Peter. He does excellent work with excellent cleanup as well. I was very happy with the outcome and also pleased that he was on time, early actually and very professional. I will be using him again I'm sure. Michael C
2013 MERCEDES-BENZ C250 - OIL CHANGE
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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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