How much does it cost to replace an exhaust silencer?

Exhaust silencer replacement cost (UK) ranges between £75 and £425.

Our figures show that the average cost of an exhaust silencer replacement stands at £213.

Can I carry out an exhaust silencer replacement myself?

Depending on how badly the parts in the system have corroded or seized in place, the job can vary greatly in difficulty. We’d suggest that a competent DIY mechanic with a wide range of experience could handle the job well enough, with the right tools for the job at hand.

For those exhausts rusted firmly in place, it’s quite likely you’ll to need to get a grinder at them, and the fixings.

If everything looks clean and tidy, it could be nice and simple. For the nastier looking jobs, perhaps the basic home mechanic would be better leaving this job to a professional fitter.

What are the exhaust silencer replacement costs at a dealership compared to Fixter garages?

Operation Vehicle Dealer Price Fixter Price Saving
Exhaust silencer replacement Fiat 500 1.2ltr Petrol £285 £248 15%
Exhaust silencer replacement Ford Focus 1.4ltr Petrol £86 £75 14%
Exhaust silencer replacement Vauxhall Astra 1.6ltr Petrol £217 £184 18%
Exhaust silencer replacement VW Golf 1.6ltr Petrol £251 £211 19%
Exhaust silencer replacement Ford Fiesta 1.2ltr Petrol £481 £415 16%
Exhaust silencer replacement VW Polo 1.2ltr Petrol £269 £238 13%
Exhaust silencer replacement Honda Jazz 1.2ltr Petrol £396 £341 16%
Exhaust silencer replacement Toyota Yaris 1.0ltr Petrol £138 £120 15%