2000 Ford Explorer Q&A

2000 Ford Explorer Question: I was quoted $5,500.oo replace a timing chain is this high? the

I am told it will take 1900 hours to replace timimg chain for the cost of $5,500.00 the car is only making noise he suggested a repair kit first for the cost of $300.00 if i have to have the chain repaired i would be better off replacing my engine for the cost of $7,500.00 is this out of line? it don't even think the car blue book is even that high -
Answer 1
Yes, that is way to high... Go to a different repair shop.. Should pay NO MORE than 2000.00 TOPS !!!!! -
Answer 2
Way too high...you could about replace the whole engine for that price. Get a different quote from another shop. 19 hours?? Maybe with naps and beer runs and lunch breaks factored in. -
Answer 3
LABOR CALLS FOR APPROX 12 TO 13 HRS PLUS PARTS. -