Thermostat Replacement Estimate for Oldsmobile 88

Oldsmobile 88 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 114
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1997 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$94.85Shop/Dealer Price$115.59 - $145.11
1995 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$94.39Shop/Dealer Price$115.08 - $144.32
1996 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$94.39Shop/Dealer Price$115.03 - $144.24
1994 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$96.43Shop/Dealer Price$117.60 - $148.35
1999 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$96.93Shop/Dealer Price$118.19 - $149.29
1995 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8L TurboService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$96.93Shop/Dealer Price$118.17 - $149.26
1998 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeThermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$94.97Shop/Dealer Price$115.82 - $145.50
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Parts required for a Oldsmobile 88 Thermostat Replacement

Thermostat Gasket
$2 to $4
Thermostat
$6

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2002 OLDSMOBILE ALERO - CAR IS OVERHEATING INSPECTION
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14 years of experience
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2002 OLDSMOBILE INTRIGUE - STRUT ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (FRONT, REAR)
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All about 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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