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How much does starter motor replacement cost in St Albans?

How much does starter motor replacement cost in St Albans?

A typical starter motor replacement cost in St Albans ranges between £126 - £358. The average cost is usually around £242 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
Average
dealer price
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Price estimate
Average
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Ford B-MAX
£174£130 - £159£29
Ford Galaxy
£203£163 - £199£22
Toyota Auris
£326£241 - £294£59
Vauxhall Agila-B
£335£267 - £326£39
Volkswagen Golf VI Estate
£350£267 - £326£53
Chevrolet Cruze
£216£155 - £190£43
Renault Espace
£406£293 - £358£81
Hyundai Tucson
£335£251 - £307£56
Mercedes 190
£252£194 - £237£37
Nissan Micra
£163£126 - £154£22
Ford B-MAX
£174£130 - £159£29
Ford Galaxy
£203£163 - £199£22
Toyota Auris
£326£241 - £294£59
Vauxhall Agila-B
£335£267 - £326£39
Volkswagen Golf VI Estate
£350£267 - £326£53

Our expert insights into starter motor replacement in St Albans

Our expert insights into starter motor replacement in St Albans

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 St Albans. 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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Daniel, from London

Hey Fixter, hey Fixter, how often should you replace your Starter Motor?
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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 St Albans. 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?
Daniel
Nav

Nav, Fixter in-house mechanic expert

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Our trusted and certified garages in St Albans

MOTOR SOLVE

MOTOR SOLVE

Watford, UK
stars-4.5
13 reviews
We are located in Watford, UK and handle your vehicle's MOT, Servicing and Repairs for all car makes and models.
COLLECT SERVICE GO

COLLECT SERVICE GO

Welwyn Garden City, UK
stars-5
20 reviews
"Collect Service Go specialises in Servicing and MOT’s along with many other services ranging from repairs, diagnostics, brakes, tyres and more. Our ...
Autoelite Limited

Autoelite Limited

Watford, UK
stars-5
10 reviews
We are located in Watford, UK and handle your vehicle's MOT, Servicing and Repairs for all car makes and models.
Fit & Go Tyres.

Fit & Go Tyres.

Watford, UK
stars-4.5
20 reviews
Fit & Go Tyres. is located in Watford, UK. We provide quality car services and repairs with our team of expert mechanics
EDS Fit And Go.

EDS Fit And Go.

Watford, UK
stars-4.5
15 reviews
EDS Fit And Go. and their team of qualified mechanics at Watford, UK look after your cars MOT, Servicing and Repairs
JOHNSON MOTORS

JOHNSON MOTORS

Watford, UK
stars-5
24 reviews
We are a family run garage that has been situated in Watford since 1989, serving Watford and the surrounding areas ever since. We started off as a mot...

Here’s what our customers have to say…

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    Arrived on time , extremely polite, work carried out and car returned promptly no hidden extras just price quoted. Had no worries about getting home from dropping car off or going to pick it up so didn’t waste most of my day off as I used to. Will definitely use again

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    from Warrington
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    Would recommend to anyone, already sharing my experience. Car picked up and dropped off at specified times and passed its mot. £19 for this service is beyond excellent.

  • Bonnie O
    from London
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    Excellent service. Car was collected promptly for MOT, and returned at the time I selected. Cheapest MOT I’ve ever had. Will definitely use again.

  • Ali
    from London
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    Brilliant service. Super convenient to book on line for pick up and drop off at a time that suits you. Takes the hassle out of MOT.

  • Chris L
    from Stockport
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    Really good experience. I had my doubts but I’m now reassured! Thank you.

  • Alexander j
    from Liverpool
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    Perfect- no problems

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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.

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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