How much does it cost to replace spark plugs?
Based on Fixter’s repair and replacement data, we’ve found that the average spark plugs replacement cost (UK) ranges from £40 to £350.
The average cost of spark plug replacement balances out at £259
Can I carry out my spark plugs replacement myself?
In most cases, swapping over a set of spark plugs isn’t too complicated a procedure, if you’ve got the right tools for the job.
However, some of the larger engines require a lot of effort to get to those plugs, and if you’re not wholly confident in your ability, it’s always best to leave the work to a professional mechanic. You could do a lot more harm than good with even the slightest slip of the hand.
If you’re a competent DIY mechanic, there are plenty of instructional pages online that will show you how to change spark plugs.
What are spark plugs replacement costs at a dealership compared to Fixter garages?
|Operation||Vehicle||Dealer Price||Fixter Price||Saving|
|Spark plugs replacement||BMW 3 Series 1.6ltr Petrol||£158||£137||16%|
|Spark plugs replacement||Fiat 500 0.9ltr Petrol||£71||£62||15%|
|Spark plugs replacement||Ford Fiesta 1ltr Petrol||£222||£188||18%|
|Spark plugs replacement||Ford Focus 1.6ltr Petrol||£73||£64||14%|
|Spark plugs replacement||Mazda CX-5 2ltr Petrol||£120||£106||13%|
|Spark plugs replacement||Nissan Note 1.4ltr Petrol||£209||£176||19%|
|Spark plugs replacement||Toyota Aygo 1ltr Petrol||£68||£59||15%|
|Spark plugs replacement||Vauxhall Astra Twintop 1.6ltr Petrol||£302||£256||18%|
|Spark plugs replacement||Vauxhall Corsa 1.2ltr Petrol||£215|