Valve Adjustment Cost

$365   to   $488
Labor: $338 - $428
Parts: $27 - $60
The average cost for a valve adjustment is between $365 to $488. Labor costs are estimated between $338 to $428 while parts are priced between $27 to $60. Get a personalized estimate based on your location and specific car. Estimate does not include taxes and fees.

When the valves are out of adjustment, they can make a ticking noise that will speed up with engine RPM.

A tight valve adjustment will not make noise, but can cause the valves to get very hot and become burnt. Have the valves checked and adjusted periodically even if they are not noisy.

This is a national average for all makes and models, but you can make it more accurate by adding your car info and ZIP.
This is a national average for all makes and models, but you can make it more accurate by adding your car info and ZIP.
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