Valve Cover Gasket Replacement Estimate for Volkswagen GTI

Volkswagen GTI Valve Cover Gasket Replacement costs $259 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$122 to $470
Labor: $98 -$424
Parts: $24 -$46
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$178 to 585
Average Shop price
$147 to 499
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2009 Volkswagen GTIL4-2.0L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$126.91Shop/Dealer Price$154.46 - $191.39
2006 Volkswagen GTIL4-2.0L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$146.76Shop/Dealer Price$179.38 - $231.27
2010 Volkswagen GTIL4-2.0L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$378.37Shop/Dealer Price$458.18 - $534.00
2008 Volkswagen GTIL4-2.0L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$126.37Shop/Dealer Price$153.85 - $190.43
2011 Volkswagen GTIL4-2.0L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$378.91Shop/Dealer Price$458.79 - $534.96
2007 Volkswagen GTIL4-2.0L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$147.68Shop/Dealer Price$180.42 - $232.93
2013 Volkswagen GTIL4-2.0L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$376.00Shop/Dealer Price$455.53 - $529.80
2012 Volkswagen GTIL4-2.0L TurboService typeValve Cover Gasket ReplacementYourMechanic Price$396.40Shop/Dealer Price$480.05 - $557.08
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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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