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Change thermostat My daughters boyfriend has an overheating issue which seems to be a bad thermostat . They are in Maryland I am in Jersey. I am old school and they are ussuall y on top of the engine and easy to repalce in my time. The Saab folks there want 180.00 to do this. Seems way over the line. Whats involved?

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That is mostly labor cost. the thermostat is only 3-5 dollars at most and to change out the thermostat takes an hour at most with replacement and coolant top off.

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