Valve Cover Gasket Replacement Estimate for Oldsmobile 88

Oldsmobile 88 Valve Cover Gasket Replacement costs $187 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$186 to $210
Labor: $168 -$192
Parts: $18
Average Dealer price
$260
Average Shop price
$223
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1993 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$187.80Shop/Dealer Price$227.60 - $268.59
1995 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$187.44Shop/Dealer Price$227.31 - $268.15
1995 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$187.44Shop/Dealer Price$227.20 - $267.96
1994 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$187.44Shop/Dealer Price$227.25 - $268.05
1992 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$187.80Shop/Dealer Price$227.63 - $268.64
1996 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$187.80Shop/Dealer Price$227.59 - $268.57
1998 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$187.90Shop/Dealer Price$227.92 - $269.14
1999 Oldsmobile 88V6-3.8LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$187.44Shop/Dealer Price$227.30 - $268.13
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Parts required for a Oldsmobile 88 Valve Cover Gasket Replacement

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32 years of experience
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Joe
38 years of experience
Joe was very prompt. Very efficient and courteous. A friendly and knowledgeable person. The whole repair experience was a pleasure.
2001 OLDSMOBILE ALERO - WINDOW REGULATOR REPLACEMENT (DRIVER SIDE FRONT)
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James
26 years of experience
James did a fine job,thanks James.
1994 OLDSMOBILE 88 - CAR STARTER REPAIR
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All about Valve Cover Gasket Replacement

The valve cover is a metal cover that is found on very top of the engine. The valve cover is attached to the engine by a gasket made of rubber or cork. The valve cover and gasket seal the top of the engine and prevent oil leaks. These covers are removable so the mechanic can access the valves for adjustment. Because of the high temperature of the engine, it is common for the valve cover gasket to get brittle and break. If the gasket is worn out, it will leak engine oil and the top of the engine will be covered in oil. Since the engine is losing oil, running the car for too long without an inspection and repair can cause engine damage.

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