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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 Window Motor / Regulator Assembly - Driver Side Rear Replacement for 1975 Volvo 242 L4-2.0L Estimate $458 Savings 45.83% Dealer Estimate $846 Location Los Angeles, CA
Service type Control Arm Assembly - Front Lower Right Replacement for 1984 Volvo 242 L4-2.3L Estimate $206 Savings 40.76% Dealer Estimate $348 Location Furlong, PA
Service type Brake Caliper - Passenger Side Front Replacement for 1978 Volvo 242 L4-2.1L Estimate $262 Savings 34.02% Dealer Estimate $397 Location Long Beach, CA
Service type Ball Joint Front - Lower Right Replacement for 1981 Volvo 242 L4-2.3L Estimate $204 Savings 41.04% Dealer Estimate $346 Location Tampa, FL
Service type Exterior Door Handle - Driver Side Rear Replacement for 1975 Volvo 242 L4-2.0L Estimate $170 Savings 36.34% Dealer Estimate $267 Location Hackensack, NJ
Service type Shock Absorber - Front Replacement for 1975 Volvo 242 L4-2.0L Estimate $760 Savings 39.31% Dealer Estimate $1253 Location Murrieta, CA
Service type Control Arm Assembly - Rear Lower Right Replacement for 1981 Volvo 242 L4-2.1L Estimate $119 Savings 30.88% Dealer Estimate $172 Location Nashville, TN
Service type Oil Pan Replacement for 1984 Volvo 242 L4-2.3L Estimate $676 Savings 40.33% Dealer Estimate $1133 Location Kendall Park, NJ

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Answers to common Volvo 242 questions

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...
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...

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