Radiator Replacement Estimate for Volkswagen Beetle

Volkswagen Beetle Radiator Replacement costs $473 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$391 to $618
Labor: $189 -$304
Parts: $202 -$314
Average Dealer price
$655 to 982
Average Shop price
$477 to 710
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1998 Volkswagen BeetleL4-2.0LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$490.18Shop/Dealer Price$601.40 - $810.91
2005 Volkswagen BeetleL4-2.0LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$484.76Shop/Dealer Price$594.88 - $800.53
2009 Volkswagen BeetleL5-2.5LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$480.23Shop/Dealer Price$589.05 - $791.17
2002 Volkswagen BeetleL4-1.8L TurboService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$484.76Shop/Dealer Price$594.79 - $800.37
2012 Volkswagen BeetleL5-2.5LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$458.76Shop/Dealer Price$565.44 - $797.19
2002 Volkswagen BeetleL4-2.0LService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$488.88Shop/Dealer Price$599.76 - $808.29
2005 Volkswagen BeetleL4-1.9L Turbo DieselService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$495.99Shop/Dealer Price$609.00 - $823.12
2003 Volkswagen BeetleL4-1.8L TurboService typeRadiator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$484.76Shop/Dealer Price$594.87 - $800.51
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Parts required for a Volkswagen Beetle Radiator Replacement

$179 to $292
Radiator Cap
$11 to $16

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All about Radiator Replacement

The radiator performs a critical function; it keeps the engine from overheating. While running, the engine produces heat. Coolant flowing through the system absorbs and removes extra heat from the engine. The coolant then passes through the radiator where it cools off and is later circulated back to the engine to absorb heat again. A radiator has two tanks that are connected to each other through aluminum or brass tubes. When the coolant passes through these tubes, the radiator cooling fan blows air across the radiator to lower the temperature of the coolant. The tank is usually made of plastic, and it is common for it to crack and start leaking coolant. If the tank or the tubes crack, coolant will leak , the vehicle will overheat and could cause severe engine damage. Radiators also tend to clog over time. When this occurs, not enough coolant flows through the radiator leading to heat build-up, causing the engine to overheat.

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