Car Thermostat Replacement Estimate for Volkswagen Transporter

Volkswagen Transporter Car Thermostat Replacement costs $121 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$118 to $145
Labor: $77 -$104
Parts: $41
Average Dealer price
$185 to 204
Average Shop price
$143 to 160
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1985 Volkswagen TransporterH4-1.9LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$135.70Shop/Dealer Price$165.75 - $213.43
1990 Volkswagen TransporterH4-2.1LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$120.87Shop/Dealer Price$147.89 - $192.83
1991 Volkswagen TransporterH4-2.1LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$120.87Shop/Dealer Price$147.84 - $192.74
1989 Volkswagen TransporterH4-2.1LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$120.87Shop/Dealer Price$147.86 - $192.78
1988 Volkswagen TransporterH4-2.1LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$121.70Shop/Dealer Price$148.86 - $194.37
1987 Volkswagen TransporterH4-2.1LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$121.70Shop/Dealer Price$148.84 - $194.34
1992 Volkswagen TransporterL5-2.5LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$121.91Shop/Dealer Price$149.20 - $194.93
1986 Volkswagen TransporterH4-2.1LService typeCar Thermostat ReplacementYourMechanic Price$120.87Shop/Dealer Price$147.88 - $192.82
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Parts required for a Volkswagen Transporter Car Thermostat Replacement

Thermostat
$25
Thermostat Gasket
$4

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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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