Head Gasket replacement on 1994 Chrysler LeBaron

I received an estimate of 500-850 for a head gasket job on our 1994 Chrysler Lebaron, is that estimate to replace both head gaskets or one?

by in Fayette, IA on December 28, 2010
1 answer 2 comments
ANSWER by , December 28, 2010
remember, an estimate is only an estimate, not an invoice. when you disassemble a motor, there are so many other things you can find that will add to the cost, such as a cracked head. after the repair, you still need to find the reason the head gasket blew. without finding that, the same thing can occur again. I believe 800 is a starting point and could add up very quickly. Roy
COMMENT by , December 28, 2010
The cost of the repair will cost more than the car is worth.
COMMENT by , December 28, 2010
Wife's car, she likes it, recently put in new struts and shocks, CD player, tires, wanted to trade it for a Vibe or something like that but I was quickly put in my place.