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How much does starter motor replacement cost in Edinburgh?

How much does starter motor replacement cost in Edinburgh?

A typical starter motor replacement cost in Edinburgh ranges between £186 - £563. The average cost is usually around £375 including parts and labour. Depending on your model and where you live, the price can be higher or lower. See the exact price for your car.

Price estimates last updated 3 months ago

Car make
and model
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Citroen DS3
£296£226 - £276£45
Citroen C1 II
£310£226 - £276£59
Land Rover Discovery
£374£273 - £333£71
Mercedes E-Class
£381£258 - £377£64
Volkswagen Maggiolino
£304£216 - £263£65
BMW 2 Series Coupe
£365£274 - £335£61
Renault Master III
£528£381 - £563£57
Honda Jazz
£388£304 - £371£51
Nissan Qashqai+2
£250£186 - £248£32
Mercedes C-Class Coupe
£490£361 - £442£89
Citroen DS3
£296£226 - £276£45
Citroen C1 II
£310£226 - £276£59
Land Rover Discovery
£374£273 - £333£71
Mercedes E-Class
£381£258 - £377£64
Volkswagen Maggiolino
£304£216 - £263£65

Our expert insights into starter motor replacement in Edinburgh

Our expert insights into starter motor replacement in Edinburgh

What does a starter motor do?

The starter motor is the component responsible for turning over or ‘cranking’ the engine to start the car. Without a functioning starter motor, it’s not possible to start a car by using the ignition alone. The starter motor is a key component of a smooth running vehicle.

What are the symptoms of a malfunctioning starter motor?

Below is the top 3 symptoms that could indicate you need to replace your starter motor: If the 'Check Engine' warning light is on. When trying to start the car you hear a ‘clicking noise’. When trying to start the car you hear a grinding or whirring noise this may signify issues with your starter motor.

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How much does it cost to fix my car?

Save up to 30% on your starter motor replacement in Edinburgh. See our table above to browse our honest, upfront prices.

What happens when we do a starter motor replacement on your car?

Our certified mechanics will: Inspect the starter motor and the parts around it for any potential issues. Perform a diagnostic test on the starter motor system. Replace the starter motor (if necessary) Advise you if any other parts need to be replaced as well.


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What does a starter motor do?

The starter motor is the component responsible for turning over or ‘cranking’ the engine to start the car. Without a functioning starter motor, it’s not possible to start a car by using the ignition alone. The starter motor is a key component of a smooth running vehicle.

What are the symptoms of a malfunctioning starter motor?

Below is the top 3 symptoms that could indicate you need to replace your starter motor: If the 'Check Engine' warning light is on. When trying to start the car you hear a ‘clicking noise’. When trying to start the car you hear a grinding or whirring noise this may signify issues with your starter motor.

View more symptomsView more symptoms

How much does it cost to fix my car?

Save up to 30% on your starter motor replacement in Edinburgh. See our table above to browse our honest, upfront prices.

What happens when we do a starter motor replacement on your car?

Our certified mechanics will: Inspect the starter motor and the parts around it for any potential issues. Perform a diagnostic test on the starter motor system. Replace the starter motor (if necessary) Advise you if any other parts need to be replaced as well.


Learn more

Daniel, from London

Hey Fixter, hey Fixter, how often should you replace your Starter Motor?
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Our trusted and certified garages in Edinburgh

RENTEC AUTOCARE

RENTEC AUTOCARE

Edinburgh, UK
stars-4.5
23 reviews
"Established in 2008, we are an Independent Renault specialist who has over 30 years’ experience in the motor trade industry. Rentec Autocare are a n...
Ecosse Peugeot Specialists Ltd

Ecosse Peugeot Specialists Ltd

Central Scotland, UK
stars-4.5
16 reviews
We are located in Central Scotland, UK and handle your vehicle's MOT, Servicing and Repairs for all car makes and models.
Onestop Motor Engineers Ltd

Onestop Motor Engineers Ltd

Stirling, UK
stars-5
25 reviews
Onestop Motor Engineers Ltd is located in Stirling, UK. We provide quality car services and repairs with our team of expert mechanics
Dunedin Autos

Dunedin Autos

Coatbridge, UK
stars-4
21 reviews
Dunedin Autos are a well-established accident repair and car servicing centre in Coatbridge. From bodywork repairs to insurance repairs and much more,...
Uddingston Service & MOT Centre Ltd

Uddingston Service & MOT Centre Ltd

Glasgow, UK
stars-5
14 reviews
We are located in Glasgow, UK and handle your vehicle's MOT, Servicing and Repairs for all car makes and models.
Auto Solutions East LTD

Auto Solutions East LTD

Glasgow, UK
stars-4.5
15 reviews
Auto Solutions East LTD and their team of qualified mechanics at Glasgow, UK look after your cars MOT, Servicing and Repairs

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    fast, reliable and very convenient

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    Very efficient. I will use again.

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Your starter motor replacement is in safe hands with our top-rated mechanics

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We personally select every local garage based on our unique 25-point criteria, which includes staff qualifications, equipment standards and customer ratings.

Fully qualified mechanics with 10+ years’ experience 👨‍🔧

Your car is in the UK’s safest expert hands.

Manufacturer-equivalent parts only ⚙️

Identical to your manufacturer’s, but much cheaper!

In-house experts approve all work personally 🔍

Every service carried out by our partner garages is fully reviewed.

12-month warranty on parts and labour 🛠

Any additional work needed will be carried out for free.

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