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2004 Audi A4 Question: valve cover gasket replacement cost $1700 at 42000 miles

 

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Visitor, 1.8L 4 Cylinder Turbo, Acworth, GA, January 22, 2011, 16:00

$1700 cost for valve cover gasket repair at 44000 miles - does this sound right ? Seeing the Part Advertised under $20

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    January 22, 2011, 16:02
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    no its to high. find another shop

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    Visitor, January 22, 2011, 16:05

    how much should this run in cost ?

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    January 22, 2011, 18:55
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    The OE Audi/VW part is a little over $40, the labor is less then 2 hours, so even with a high shop rate it shouldn't be more than S250. It's a simple job. Are you sure it was a valve cover gasket job and not a cylinder head gasket??

    Zee

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