Car Thermostat Replacement Estimate for Pontiac Sunfire

Pontiac Sunfire Car Thermostat Replacement costs $146 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$98 to $222
Labor: $70 -$176
Parts: $28 -$46
Average Dealer price
$149 to 297
Average Shop price
$118 to 241
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2002 Pontiac SunfireL4-2.2LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$185.74Shop/Dealer Price$225.62 - $273.38
1999 Pontiac SunfireL4-2.4LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$157.79Shop/Dealer Price$191.99 - $235.53
2000 Pontiac SunfireL4-2.4LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$157.79Shop/Dealer Price$191.91 - $235.39
2001 Pontiac SunfireL4-2.2LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$110.46Shop/Dealer Price$134.85 - $171.97
1996 Pontiac SunfireL4-2.4LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$158.39Shop/Dealer Price$192.64 - $236.55
2003 Pontiac SunfireL4-2.2LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$201.33Shop/Dealer Price$245.09 - $304.54
1995 Pontiac SunfireL4-2.3LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$158.54Shop/Dealer Price$192.96 - $237.08
2002 Pontiac SunfireL4-2.4LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$157.79Shop/Dealer Price$191.99 - $235.52
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Parts required for a Pontiac Sunfire Car Thermostat Replacement

Thermostat
$6 to $24
Thermostat Gasket
$2 to $4

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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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