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Oil Pan Gasket Replacement Service & Cost

What to Expect:

An oil pan is a metal container that contains the engine oil. The oil pan gasket seals the oil pan to the bottom of the engine. The engine has a lot of moving parts that need to be kept lubricated by the engine oil, without which the parts will damage each other. The oil pan and the gaskets are located under the car and are attached to the bottom of the engine. It is common for the gaskets to wear out and start leaking oil. You will see oil on the ground beneath your car. If the oil is leaking, you may see an engine oil warning light in the dashboard. If you continue to drive your car without the proper amount of oil, you will risk severe damage to the engine.

Keep in Mind:

  • If road debris has caused damage in your oil pan gasket, then your oil pan may be damaged as well.
  • Oil pan gaskets can collect grease from many leaking parts. It’s important for a mechanic to verify that the gasket is leaking directly from the oil pan, and not just collecting oil from a different leak.
  • Oil pan gaskets can be made out of many different materials.

How It's Done:

  • Check oil pan for leaks and damage.
  • Remove engine oil pan and gasket.
  • Remove oil and filter.
  • Clean oil pan.
  • Install new gasket.
  • Add new engine oil and filter.
  • Run engine to operating temperature and check for any oil leaks.

Our recommendation:

Any time your vehicle is serviced or inspected, you should have the oil checked. Even if a mechanic doesn’t look at your oil pan gasket directly, simply checking the oil will usually indicate if there’s a problem. If your Oil Low warning light becomes illuminated or you notice that your vehicle is leaking oil, schedule an inspection immediately.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Oil Pan Gasket?

  • Consistent oil leak in the same spot under your car.
  • Smoke from engine compartment due to oil leaking on hot exhaust pipes.

How important is this service?

Your engine needs oil to function properly and safely. The oil in your car is collected and stored in the oil pan. The oil pan gasket acts as a seal for the oil pan. When the gaskets are damaged, oil will leak out of the oil pan, past the gaskets, and out of your engine. As a result, your engine will lose oil, which can result in catastrophic engine damage.

How much does Oil Pan Gasket Replacement cost?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to. Our mechanics are mobile, which means they don't have the overhead that repair shops have. They provide you convenience by coming to your home or office.

Car Labor Cost Parts Cost Average Dealer Price YourMechanic Savings
1998 Buick Skylark $354.75 $106.75 $403.75 - $519.25 $330 28%
2008 Jeep Grand Cherokee $322.50 $93.55 $363.55 - $468.55 $303 27%
1997 Lincoln Town Car $559.00 $83.28 $551.28 - $733.28 $462 28%
2001 Chevrolet Venture $645.00 $106.94 $646.94 - $856.94 $533 29%
2006 Mercury Mariner $182.75 $87.83 $240.83 - $300.33 $213 21%
1995 Ford Taurus $333.25 $49.71 $328.71 - $437.21 $279 27%
2005 Infiniti FX35 $913.75 $54.33 $819.33 - $1116.83 $688 28%
1995 Pontiac Bonneville $161.25 $104.52 $239.52 - $292.02 $202 24%
1997 Mazda Protege $182.75 $37.27 $190.27 - $249.77 $155 29%
1995 GMC G2500 $268.75 $104.66 $329.66 - $417.16 $271 27%

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