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How much does Volvo 242 repair and maintenance cost?

The cost depends on your car, the type of service, and where you live. Here are estimates for a selection of Volvo 242 services.

Service Estimate Savings Dealer Estimate Location
Service type Oxygen Sensor - Front/Upper/Upstream Replacement for 1984 Volvo 242 L4-2.1L Turbo Estimate $165 Savings 34.98% Dealer Estimate $254 Location Woodinville, WA
Service type Brake Rotor/Disc - Rear Replacement for 1977 Volvo 242 L4-2.1L Estimate $283 Savings 39.41% Dealer Estimate $467 Location Fort Worth, TX
Service type Window Motor / Regulator Assembly - Driver Side Rear Replacement for 1981 Volvo 242 L4-2.3L Estimate $347 Savings 44.44% Dealer Estimate $625 Location Mesquite, TX
Service type Door Mirror - Driver Side Replacement for 1982 Volvo 242 L4-2.3L Estimate $257 Savings 42.92% Dealer Estimate $450 Location Erlanger, KY
Service type Brake Light Switch Replacement for 1979 Volvo 242 L4-2.1L Estimate $95 Savings 24.72% Dealer Estimate $127 Location Las Vegas, NV
Service type Car Thermostat Replacement for 1977 Volvo 242 L4-2.1L Estimate $154 Savings 38.69% Dealer Estimate $251 Location Berkeley, CA
Service type Door Lock Actuator - Rear Hatch/Trunk Replacement for 1984 Volvo 242 L4-2.3L Estimate $269 Savings 44.10% Dealer Estimate $482 Location Lafayette, CA
Service type Brake Caliper - Passenger Side Rear Replacement for 1984 Volvo 242 L4-2.3L Estimate $263 Savings 30.33% Dealer Estimate $378 Location Santa Ana, CA

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Answers to common Volvo 242 questions

Car sputters after 3000rpm and cuts out
Answered by John
You said that you changed the fuel filter and cleaned the tank, but did not say weather you had checked the fuel pressure. Checking the fuel pressure(s) is an important Diagnostic step on the old 240's with the K Jet...
Car sputtering, rough idle 1983 Volvo 242
Answered by David
Hi there - the rough running (https://www.yourmechanic.com/question/car-runs-rough) you describe could be anything from bad gas (water content), failing ignition components, or a fuel system problem (low fuel pressure, clogged or leaking injectors,etc.). The first task is to extract problem codes...

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