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Q: How long should it take a garage to replace the thermostat? on 1998 Chevrolet Venture

I was charged for only 2 hours of labor to replace the thermostat and I still have the overheating problem. It doesn't look like they have taken out all the stuff I have had to take out so far, and I have definitely put over 2 hours into it and am not all the way to the thermostat yet. Think I have been cheated?
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All auto repairs are based on a flat rate time. Not enough info to tell you if you got ripped. What engine do you have?
I think,based on the question, there is doubt as to whether this job can actually be done in two hours.
But on a 3.4L V6 it can. That is the only engine option for this vehicle.
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