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How much is an estimate for a 09’ Chevy 5.3 camshaft

How much is an...

How much is an estimate for a 09’ Chevy 5.3 camshaft replacement?

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '09 Chevy?

Suburban

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Suburban yourself? What have you tried so far?

Camshaft wasn’t hitting the lifter and allowing air to enter...

Mechanic's Assistant: How long has this been an issue? How many miles are on the car?

High mileage and about two weeks

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

No, just parts and labor for camshaft replacement

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An OEM camshaft is 318$ and the labor to replace it is 23.7 hours. Average dealer labor rates are 100$ an hour. Any additional charges would be for fluids, seals, gaskets, and shop supplies.

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