I had to replace the Intake Manifold Gasket in my car. One week Iam having the same trouble again. On the labor description is says: Intake Manifold Gasket-Remove aned replace. Does that mean also mean the Manifold it self? Also, I was told that they could not replace the oil pan gasket that cost $10.80 and labor was $306.00. What reason why they could not of and why would they still charge me for it? I was told by another mech. that the manifold was sodar together. And not replace.
Intake Manifold Gasket on 1999 Chevrolet Malibu
by lilac in Racine, WI on April 18, 2009
ANSWER by hemicuda , April 20, 2009
No it means remove and replacing the gaskets only not the intake manifold, Bring your car to a Napa auto care center http://www.napaautocare.com/ConsumerNew/index.aspx at least they will tell you what your vehicle needs and will stand behind their repairs with a warranty