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Cost of valve job?

Could anyone give me a rough estimate on the cost of a valve job by a mechanic on a 1988 f150 inline six?
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Depends on where you go to. Call around and ask. I just came from a parts store a few hours ago and asked about a head job...resurfacing and cleaning/inspecting...$138 for BOTH heads...Chevy 350. It shouldn't cost that much at all for you...unless you are looking to get a valve job at the same time. They should call you to let you know after the before-mentioned if you need a grind job. But...call around. And, it should only take a day to get this done. I know taking in a bare head is about $25 to get it hot tanked.

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