Intake Manifold Gaskets Replacement Estimate for Volvo 242

Volvo 242 Intake Manifold Gaskets Replacement costs $111 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$111 to $123
Labor: $84 -$96
Parts: $27
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$166
Average Shop price
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1984 Volvo 242L4-2.3LService typeIntake Manifold Gaskets ReplacementYourMechanic Price$113.24Shop/Dealer Price$137.98 - $172.97
1984 Volvo 242L4-2.1L TurboService typeIntake Manifold Gaskets ReplacementYourMechanic Price$112.70Shop/Dealer Price$137.38 - $172.04
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All about Intake Manifold Gaskets Replacement

The intake manifold is an aluminum, steel or plastic cover that sits on top of the engine. It is attached to the top of the engine by an intake manifold gasket (or gaskets) that is made of plastic and rubber. The intake manifold directs the air-fuel mixture in the engine to the corresponding cylinder where it is burned to produce power. The coolant flows through the intake manifold to the cylinder heads to reduce engine temperature. Expansion, contraction, and heat from the engine cause the gasket to fail. This will cause coolant passing through the intake manifold to leak. A leaky manifold gasket can also result in air being sucked through the leaky gasket, resulting in a vacuum leak and poor engine performance.

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