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.

Skip the repair shop - our mechanics come to you
YourMechanic Price
$125 to $167
Labor: $70 -$112
Parts: $55
Average Dealer price
$204 to 241
Average Shop price
$153 to 186
Get an instant quote for your car
Our mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing
Get a quote
CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1982 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$129.95Shop/Dealer Price$170.35 - $234.37
1983 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$128.84Shop/Dealer Price$169.08 - $232.36
1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$156.84Shop/Dealer Price$207.19 - $278.04
1984 Mercedes-Benz 380SLV8-3.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$156.84Shop/Dealer Price$207.24 - $278.13
Show example Mercedes-Benz 380SL Car Thermostat Replacement prices

Meet some of our expert Mercedes-Benz mechanics

Real customer reviews from Mercedes-Benz owners like you.

246 reviews
Godwin
19 years of experience
Awesome Service ; Super Friendly :)
2011 MERCEDES-BENZ SLS AMG - CAR IS NOT STARTING INSPECTION
Want Godwin's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
164 reviews
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
Want Theodore's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
77 reviews
Richard
6 years of experience
Always on time!
2002 MERCEDES-BENZ C240 - OTHER INSPECTIONS
Want Richard's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
36 reviews
Logan
44 years of experience
Logan was fantastic! Very personable and knowledgeable. Would definitely use him again! Thank you!
2009 MERCEDES-BENZ E350 - PRE-PURCHASE CAR INSPECTION
Want Logan's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!

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.

Car Thermostat Replacement Estimates for Popular Mercedes-Benz Models