Car Thermostat Replacement Estimate for Oldsmobile Calais

Oldsmobile Calais Car Thermostat Replacement costs $95 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 144
Average Shop price
$112 to 115
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1987 Oldsmobile CalaisL4-2.5LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$97.46Shop/Dealer Price$118.84 - $150.32
1985 Oldsmobile CalaisL4-2.5LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$96.95Shop/Dealer Price$118.28 - $149.43
1986 Oldsmobile CalaisV6-3.0LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$94.42Shop/Dealer Price$115.07 - $144.30
1985 Oldsmobile CalaisV6-3.0LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$94.42Shop/Dealer Price$115.10 - $144.34
1987 Oldsmobile CalaisV6-3.0LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$94.88Shop/Dealer Price$115.64 - $145.20
1987 Oldsmobile CalaisL4-2.3LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$95.90Shop/Dealer Price$116.89 - $147.20
1986 Oldsmobile CalaisL4-2.5LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$97.58Shop/Dealer Price$119.09 - $150.73
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Joshua
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Josh is a great guy and is very professional and boy is he ever thorough. He called me that morning and told me he had a cancellation and asked if he could come by earlier. I was happy to have it done earlier. He called again when he was nearby and said he'd be here in 5 mins. He's friendly and nice as can be. He knows what he is doing and explained it all to me in terms I could understand and then quickly got to work. After he finished, he told me about the front brakes being worn and recommended replacing them soon. He didn't pressure me to have this work done, just that they should be sooner rather than later. Based on that recommendation and the fact that I am starting to hear something when I step on the brake....so, I have made an appointment to have the brakes replaced and I am glad that I was able to book Joshua. Thank you!
2000 OLDSMOBILE ALERO - STEERING RACK/GEARBOX REPLACEMENT
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2000 OLDSMOBILE INTRIGUE - CAR STARTER REPAIR
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12 years of experience
We feel blessed to have met Lucas and have him as our mechanic. He always explains things very clearly, and he was so honest, there was no upselling or deception. He fixed the problem and so far the car is running very well, and we are so relieved. Being on a fixed income means its very important for us to have an honest mechanic and reasonable prices, so thankful to have met Lucas.
1992 OLDSMOBILE 98 - OIL CHANGE
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Jason
12 years of experience
Jason was on time (actually, called ahead and was early, which was great!), professional, and attentive to my (many!) questions/concerns. The part replacement and safety check were spot-on and got me back on the road far faster than I had expected. Jason and YourMechanic will definitely be my go-to for future work. All this, and you just can't beat the fact that the mechanic comes to you, on your schedule!
2000 OLDSMOBILE INTRIGUE - CRANKSHAFT POSITION SENSOR REPLACEMENT
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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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