How much does it cost to replace a car throttle body?

According to Fixter data, the throttle body replacement cost (UK) ranges between £315 and £658.

The average throttle body replacement cost works out at approximately £486, including parts and labour.

Can I carry out a throttle body replacement myself?

Replacing a throttle body is quite a complicated mechanical procedure, so we wouldn’t recommend home or DIY mechanics taking on the project without the correct level of experience and knowledge.

Many modern engines require a new throttle body to be reset or reprogrammed, occasionally using specialist tools, further complicating the process.

What are the throttle body replacement costs at a dealership compared to Fixter garages?

Operation Vehicle Average Dealer Price Fixter Price Average Saving
Throttle body replacement Volvo XC60 £711 £538–£658 £114
Throttle body replacement Ford S-MAX £442 £343–£419 £61
Throttle body replacement Mitsubishi Mirage £551 £431–£527 £72
Throttle body replacement Ford EcoSport £497 £392–£480 £61
Throttle body replacement Mazda CX-7 £711 £538–£658 £114
Throttle body replacement Nissan Urvan £472 £386–£472 £43