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1997 Jeep Cherokee Question: my mechanic says $800 to replace all 6 freeze plugs and manifold gasket high?



glennmal, 4.0L 6 Cylinder, Trenton, NJ, September 24, 2011, 20:38

he says it is like a 6 hr job?

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, September 24, 2011, 21:47

    My labor guide say 4.2 hours labor to replace the intake manifold gasket or exhaust manifold gasket. Freeze plugs are often difficult to axcess power steering pump, alternator air conditioning compressor, any thing that is in the way needs to be removed ,price is probably fair.

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    glennmal, September 24, 2011, 22:30

    ok, thanks man....seems like everything on the jeep is hard to get to when repairs are needed..heater core was same thing with the jeep...

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