Valve Cover Gasket Replacement Estimate for Volkswagen Beetle

Volkswagen Beetle Valve Cover Gasket Replacement costs $161 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$94 to $353
Labor: $70 -$144
Parts: $24 -$209
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$141 to 586
Average Shop price
$113 to 412
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2001 Volkswagen BeetleL4-1.8L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$161.41Shop/Dealer Price$196.40 - $242.57
2012 Volkswagen BeetleL5-2.5LService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$123.91Shop/Dealer Price$150.81 - $185.56
1998 Volkswagen BeetleL4-1.9L Turbo DieselService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$292.17Shop/Dealer Price$362.26 - $539.80
2001 Volkswagen BeetleL4-1.9L Turbo DieselService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$292.17Shop/Dealer Price$362.28 - $539.84
2005 Volkswagen BeetleL4-1.8L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$161.41Shop/Dealer Price$196.42 - $242.60
2012 Volkswagen BeetleL4-2.0L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$123.88Shop/Dealer Price$150.67 - $185.32
1999 Volkswagen BeetleL4-1.9L Turbo DieselService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$297.41Shop/Dealer Price$368.87 - $550.38
2005 Volkswagen BeetleL4-1.9L Turbo DieselService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$99.86Shop/Dealer Price$121.91 - $155.24
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Parts required for a Volkswagen Beetle Valve Cover Gasket 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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