Differential/Gear Oil Replacement Estimate for Subaru FE

Subaru FE Differential/Gear Oil Replacement costs $84 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

Skip the repair shop - our mechanics come to you
YourMechanic Price
$84 to $94
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $14
Average Dealer price
$121
Average Shop price
$101
Get an instant quote for your car
Our mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Save up to 30%
Get a quote
CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1979 Subaru FEH4-1.6LService typeDifferential/Gear Oil ReplacementYourMechanic Price$84.90Shop/Dealer Price$103.14 - $125.20
Show example Subaru FE Differential/Gear Oil Replacement prices
i
Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Meet some of our expert Subaru mechanics

Real customer reviews from Subaru owners like you.

395 reviews
Tien
18 years of experience
Tien was amazing! He was on time, very courteous and extremely knowledgeable. Wool request him in the future. Thank Tien, you rock.
2000 SUBARU OUTBACK - STRUT ASSEMBLY REPLACEMENT (FRONT, REAR)
Want Tien's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
311 reviews
Lucas
12 years of experience
Great guy
2005 SUBARU IMPREZA - BRAKE ROTOR/DISC REPLACEMENT (FRONT)
Want Lucas's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
274 reviews
Noe
31 years of experience
Honest and thorough
1997 SUBARU LEGACY - OTHER INSPECTIONS
Want Noe's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!
21 reviews
Jason
15 years of experience
On time, polite, and personable, Jason was quick and efficient too! This was my first mobile oil change and I may never go to a shop for this service again! So easy! On top of that he did the ## point inspection and reported that everything looked good, I've had so many mechanics push extras/add ons on me before. It was refreshing to not be taken for a ride. I'll be calling again in 5,000 miles!
1999 SUBARU LEGACY - OIL CHANGE
Want Jason's expert advice? Ask your question now. Its free!

All about Differential/Gear Oil Replacement

Differential oil is a type of oil. Cars have a gearbox connecting the two axles. This gearbox is responsible for the conversion of engine power and its transmission to the wheels, allowing them to turn at varying speeds. This part of the car is called the differential, and lubrication is needed for it to function properly. Differential fluid, also called differential oil, provides the lubrication and cooling of the car’s differential. The fluid is there to protect the gears’ metal surfaces from friction, and to prevent overheating and burning.

Differential/Gear Oil Replacement Estimates for Popular Subaru Models

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!
Red-stars EXCELLENT RATING ON
Number of Subaru services completed
5100+
services done by our mechanics
TOTAL NUMBER OF EXPERT Subaru MECHANICS
200+
experts on our platform
AVERAGE RATING FOR Subaru SERVICES
4.6/5
average rating from our customers