Car Thermostat Replacement Estimate for Scion xA

Scion xA Car Thermostat Replacement costs $115 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

Skip the repair shop - our mechanics come to you
YourMechanic Price
$114 to $124
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $44
Average Dealer price
$181
Average Shop price
$139
Get an instant quote for your car
Our mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing
Get a quote
CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2006 Scion xAL4-1.5LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$117.74Shop/Dealer Price$144.19 - $190.88
2005 Scion xAL4-1.5LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$116.85Shop/Dealer Price$143.16 - $189.24
2004 Scion xAL4-1.5LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$116.85Shop/Dealer Price$143.11 - $189.16
Show example Scion xA Car Thermostat Replacement prices

Parts required for a Scion xA Car Thermostat Replacement

Thermostat
$13
Thermostat Gasket
$4

Meet some of our expert Scion mechanics

Real customer reviews from Scion owners like you.

287 reviews
Steven
9 years of experience
Steven laramee did a excellent job, was enjoyable to chat with, and had a high standard for customer service and doing the right thing.
2006 SCION XB - OIL CHANGE
Want Steven's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
283 reviews
Jason
12 years of experience
2005 SCION XA - OIL CHANGE
Want Jason's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
282 reviews
Mark
6 years of experience
2006 SCION XA - POWER STEERING BELT
Want Mark's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
97 reviews
Shaun
11 years of experience
Friendly, did good work.
2014 SCION FR-S - OIL CHANGE
Want Shaun's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!

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.

Car Thermostat Replacement Estimates for Popular Scion Models