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Experience:  Honors degree in Mechanical Engineering, worked 8 years as a Formula 1 engine engineer.
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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: 11 months ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Eric replied 11 months ago.


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 11 months ago.
All 2005 Maserati QPs come with a 4.2 Ferrari engine to my knowledge (at least mine does)
Expert:  Matt replied 11 months ago.


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 11 months ago.


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