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How much does starter motor replacement cost for Volkswagen?

How much does starter motor replacement cost for Volkswagen?

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A typical starter motor replacement in the UK costs around £297.60 - £322.40. Depending on your Volkswagen model and engine, and whether you live in a big city or a small one, the price of a starter motor replacement on your vehicle can be higher or lower. We have computed prices for some of the best-selling cars in the UK in order to give you an idea of how much the starter motor replacement should cost.

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Volkswagen Caddy-pickup

1.6 litres

£348.19 £297.6015%

Volkswagen Sharan

1.6 litres

£396.55 £322.4019%

Volkswagen Lupo

1.6 litres

£374.42 £306.9018%

Volkswagen E-golf-vii

1.6 litres

£367.19 £319.3013%

Volkswagen Derby

1.6 litres

£366.05 £297.6019%

Volkswagen Golf-sv

1.6 litres

£387.50 £310.0020%

Volkswagen Golf-vi

1.6 litres

£369.86 £300.7019%

Volkswagen Transporter-t6

1.6 litres

£383.16 £319.3017%

Volkswagen Caddy

1.6 litres

£363.63 £316.2013%

Volkswagen Polo

1.6 litres

£372.00 £310.0017%

Volkswagen Caddy-pickup

1.6 litres

£348.19 £297.6015%

Volkswagen Golf-sv

1.6 litres

£387.50 £310.0020%

Volkswagen Golf-vi

1.6 litres

£369.86 £300.7019%

Volkswagen Transporter-t6

1.6 litres

£383.16 £319.3017%

Volkswagen Caddy

1.6 litres

£363.63 £316.2013%

* The cost of your starter motor replacement depends on your car make and model and may vary depending on your location.

Our expert insights into Volkswagen starter motor replacement

Our expert insights into Volkswagen starter motor replacement

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 Volkswagen in starter motor replacement. 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 Volkswagen in starter motor replacement. 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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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.

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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.

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