Car Thermostat Replacement Estimate for Oldsmobile 88

Oldsmobile 88 Car Thermostat Replacement costs $94 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$93 to $105
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $23 -$25
Average Dealer price
$139 to 143
Average Shop price
$112 to 115
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1997 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$94.91Shop/Dealer Price$115.65 - $145.22
1994 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$96.48Shop/Dealer Price$117.69 - $148.50
1995 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$94.45Shop/Dealer Price$115.10 - $144.34
1998 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$94.45Shop/Dealer Price$115.12 - $144.38
1995 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8L TurboService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$96.98Shop/Dealer Price$118.26 - $149.39
1999 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$96.98Shop/Dealer Price$118.24 - $149.37
1996 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$95.02Shop/Dealer Price$115.88 - $145.60
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Parts required for a Oldsmobile 88 Car Thermostat Replacement

Thermostat
$6
Thermostat Gasket
$2 to $4

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2000 OLDSMOBILE INTRIGUE - CRANKSHAFT POSITION SENSOR REPLACEMENT
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38 years of experience
Joe was early and very helpful. In fact after his visual inspection he found something that the dealer had not done correctly and saved me huge just on that alone. I am very pleased and waiting for a part to come in so he can repair that. I will be using Joe for all my car needs in the future. Very professional and knowledgable and went above and beyond.
1996 OLDSMOBILE CUTLASS CIERA - DOOR DOES NOT LOCK OR OPEN INSPECTION
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James
26 years of experience
James was early seemed courteous,and professional.He did the job and said everthing was ok. NICE JOB JAMES.
1994 OLDSMOBILE 88 - CAR AC REPAIR
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14 years of experience
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2002 OLDSMOBILE INTRIGUE - CAR IS NOT STARTING INSPECTION
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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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