Car Thermostat Replacement Estimate for Volkswagen Passat

Volkswagen Passat Car Thermostat Replacement costs $238 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$106 to $558
Labor: $77 -$392
Parts: $29 -$166
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$161 to 789
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$128 to 616
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2008 Volkswagen PassatV6-3.6LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$274.59Shop/Dealer Price$334.89 - $424.33
2008 Volkswagen PassatL4-2.0L TurboService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$226.03Shop/Dealer Price$275.84 - $349.78
1997 Volkswagen PassatV6-2.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$143.76Shop/Dealer Price$175.56 - $225.15
1999 Volkswagen PassatV6-2.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$390.13Shop/Dealer Price$473.28 - $562.15
1993 Volkswagen PassatL4-2.0LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$109.27Shop/Dealer Price$133.32 - $169.51
1992 Volkswagen PassatL4-2.0LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$109.27Shop/Dealer Price$133.30 - $169.48
1993 Volkswagen PassatV6-2.8LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$123.84Shop/Dealer Price$151.62 - $198.80
2010 Volkswagen PassatL4-2.0L TurboService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$226.03Shop/Dealer Price$275.83 - $349.76
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Parts required for a Volkswagen Passat Car Thermostat Replacement

Thermostat
$15 to $56
Thermostat Gasket
$2 to $4

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22 years of experience
This is my first time hearing of something like this. Patrick was very nice. I guess he had time available earlier than my appointment and asked if i would like it done sooner and I was like "yesss that would be great" .....i was able to drive my own car for lunch. Simple things in life to make my life easier is always appreciated.
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2015 VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT - OIL CHANGE
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Top-notch service. If there were 10 starts, I would gladly give him 10. Kept us well-informed before, during and after service. He detected couple of other problems but was honest about 1 of them not being high-prioirty fix. Absolutely amazing. Super friendly, knows what he's doing, super honest, etc..etc. Keep up the great work! Mark will be my mechanic for through YourMechanic.
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All about Car Thermostat Replacement

A thermostat is part of the cooling system that regulates the temperature of the coolant in the engine. The thermostat is a metal valve that has a temperature sensor built in. It can either be open or closed. When the thermostat is closed, it keeps the coolant in the engine. When the engine gets to a predetermined temperature, the thermostat opens allowing coolant to circulate. The circulation of coolant prevents the engine from overheating. If the thermostat fails to open, the car will overheat. If the thermostat fails to close, the engine may never reach the optimal temperature (~220F). The thermostat opens and closes many times when the car engine is running. It is the most common component in the cooling system to fail, causing the car to overheat.

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