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Chevrolet Monte Carlo Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your Chevrolet Monte Carlo

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a Chevrolet Monte Carlo is between $365 and $446 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Chevrolet Repair Estimates
Car
Service
Price
2001 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Engine: 3.4L V6
Head Gasket Replacement
$757 - $1151
2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Service Detail: 3.8L V6, Both Sides
Valve Cover Gasket Replacement
$222 - $366
2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Service Detail: 3.4L V6, Lower
Intake Manifold Gasket Replacement
$310 - $483
2002 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Engine: 3.8L V6
Water Pump Replacement
$209 - $302
2003 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Service Detail: 3.4L V6, Both Sides
Exhaust Manifold Replacement
$675 - $1025
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Chevrolet Monte Carlo
$
1,106
to $
2,306
Chevrolet Monte Carlo
$
82
to $
646
Chevrolet Monte Carlo
$
343
to $
1,174
Chevrolet Monte Carlo
$
201
to $
597
Chevrolet Monte Carlo
$
365
to $
1,572

Chevrolet Monte Carlo Problems

Intake Manifold Gasket May Leak Coolant or Engine Oil

The intake manifold gasket may develop and external engine oil or coolant leak. In some cases, an internal coolant leak may occur causing coolant to mix with the engine oil. Our technicians tell us that operating the engine  with a coolant/oil mix can result in internal engine damage. Replacing the intake manifold gasket should correct these leaks.

Speedometer or Other Instrument Panel Gauge May Work Erratically

The speedometer or other instrument panel gauge may begin to work erratically at times. Our technicians tell us that the instrument cluster must be sent to a repair facility to correct this fault.

Stalling Due to Mass Air Flow or Crankshaft Position Sensor Failure

The mass air flow or crankshaft position sensor may fail causing the engine to intermittently stall. It may be necessary for the engine to cool down before it will restart.

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Chevrolet Monte Carlo Questions

Where do u put power steering fluid at? (1 answer)

Im trying to locate to where i poor power steering fluid at?

Where's the kill switch on a 2004Monte carlo (1 answer)

My car won't start sometime

Took my almost 2hrs to remove 3 spark plugs , they were all but seized up. (1 answer)

Threads were not damaged no sign of cross thread , should i use tap of same size n run down plug ports , Good or Bad idea ?? Not to mention will definately use anti seize !

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Chevrolet Monte Carlo Recalls

Engine Oil Leaks Onto Exhaust Manifold

Engine oil can leak onto the exhaust manifold, causing a fire hazard. This concern was addressed in previous recall notifications, but improvements to the repair have been made. Dealers will make improved repairs free of charge to resolve the concern.

Engine Oil Leaks

Engine oil may leak from the valve cover area, which can cause a burning odor and increase risk of fire. Dealers will replace the spark plug wire retainer to redirect the dripping oil on affected vehicles, and will replace the left valve cover gasket on vehicles with the 3.8L V6 supercharged engine.

Ignition Lock Cylinder Concern

Excess weight on the key ring can cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position without warning, turning off the engine. This defect can also affect the safe operation of the airbag system. Until this recall is performed, customers should remove all items from their key rings, leaving only the ignition key. The key fob (if applicable), should also be removed from the key ring. Dealers will provide two replacement key rings and key cover on all ignition keys to correct this concern.

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Chevrolet Monte Carlo Reviews

I love my 2000 Monte Carlo bought it in '02 now roughly got 235,245 miles. Oil always changed with 5w20 Synthetic and spark plugs serviced at 10,000 miles. The car is very reliable driven to California and Vegas the ride still solid and interior of car are like new. It has plenty of power love my Monte Carlo its a sporty car driving if Chevy brought back these cars again would buy another. Woul...
this car has been a disappointment from the start ... brand new the brakes scrape and grind. they said it was sitting a long time that's normal they say.. a year in the steering wheel started with a clunking, they relubed it and said it fine , still does it , brakes still suck, car only has 30,000 miles on it...power steering started making weird noise , checked it and it was bone dry ?, no lea...
I bought this car 2 years ago with 86000. I have had to replace 2 wheel bearings, and 1 brake caliper. Only left me stranded once when the key would not work in the ignition. Towed it home, took out the switch, smacked it with a screw driver, and its worked ever since .LOL Great car, good gas mileage, and I look cool driving it.

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