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kevin 10/2/2012
2000 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 6 Cyl 2.8L - Engine
Why do you show 3.0 hours to replace a water pump on this vehicle and AllData shows 4.6?
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  • olds40316mm
    olds40316mm 10/2/2012
    There are always at least 2 or more labor times
    1 The vw dealer under like a factory recall .a mechanic that has done this job 2 or 3 times can do it in the 3 hour with the special tools
    2 the second one is the actual time it takes the mechanic to do the once
  • HouseCallAuto
    HouseCallAuto 10/2/2012
    All data shows 4.6 yes, Mit chell shows 3.1 and yes, that is the way this business is. This water pump if I did it would be billed at 3.8 hours just because of that. But, remember, these labor times are a guide, they are not engraved in stone.

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