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What is the average or typical cost to replace camshaft

Customer Question

what is the average or typical cost to replace camshaft variator on a 2005 QP?
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Eric replied 3 months ago.

Hi,

What is the make and model of your 2005 vehicle?

What is the exact engine size?

If not sure, post the 17 digit vin number and I can pull the information from that

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
All 2005 Maserati QPs come with a 4.2 Ferrari engine to my knowledge (at least mine does)
Expert:  Matt replied 3 months ago.

Hello

the cost of a new variator / cam phaser is about $700 but you also have to factor in another $50 in gaskets to get access to the part, and its a good 4-5 hours labour to remove and replace the part

Expert:  Matt replied 3 months ago.

Hi

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