Valve Cover Gasket Replacement Estimate for Subaru Legacy

Subaru Legacy Valve Cover Gasket Replacement costs $159 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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YourMechanic Price
$89 to $350
Labor: $70 -$280
Parts: $19 -$70
Average Dealer price
$131 to 466
Average Shop price
$107 to 379
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1991 Subaru LegacyH4-2.2LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$117.07Shop/Dealer Price$143.35 - $189.54
1993 Subaru LegacyH4-2.2L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$116.20Shop/Dealer Price$142.33 - $187.92
2009 Subaru LegacyH6-3.0LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$163.94Shop/Dealer Price$199.90 - $252.16
2007 Subaru LegacyH4-2.5L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$203.40Shop/Dealer Price$248.09 - $313.33
2000 Subaru LegacyH4-2.5LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$148.20Shop/Dealer Price$180.79 - $229.54
2011 Subaru LegacyH4-2.5LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$164.28Shop/Dealer Price$200.57 - $257.20
2012 Subaru LegacyH6-3.6LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$265.35Shop/Dealer Price$321.56 - $375.17
2006 Subaru LegacyH4-2.5L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$203.40Shop/Dealer Price$248.13 - $313.41
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Parts required for a Subaru Legacy Valve Cover Gasket Replacement

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Patrick
22 years of experience
Very reliable! Showed up on time, was fast, thorough, and kind. Really appreciated it!
2002 SUBARU LEGACY - SPARK PLUG REPLACEMENT
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18 years of experience
I got a text saying Tien was on his way, so the five minutes he was late due to traffic and a part pick up didn't bother me at all. He did exactly the service I requested, plus an overview of my newly purchased used vehicle, and didn't try to sell me a bunch of extra services. I was given a quote of $171 when I made the appointment, and I was charged exactly $171 when the service was completed. Pep Boys gave me an estimate for the same service of c "$325, minimum" just last week! Tien did find an additional issue I need to take a look at, and gave me a reasonable explanation with pictures showing the area that needed attention. i'll be booking the service for that in a couple weeks. The ease of making an appointment and paying online, the convenience of them coming to me, the integrity of their quote being the actual price, and the thorough service provided will keep me coming back (and recommending to my friends) for all my maintenance and service needs!
2000 SUBARU LEGACY - SPARK PLUG REPLACEMENT
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Noe
31 years of experience
Honest and thorough
1997 SUBARU LEGACY - OTHER INSPECTIONS
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Russell
19 years of experience
Not only did he show up on time, but finished the repairs faster than normal and fixed a couple extra things on top of it (flat tire, missing oil cap), and also diagnosed my vehicle to give me a rundown of what repairs and maintenance should be done next. Above and beyond!
1996 SUBARU LEGACY - CAR RADIATOR REPLACEMENT
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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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