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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 Wheel Bearings - Passenger Side Front Replacement for 1982 Volvo 242 L4-2.1L Estimate $95 Savings 31.57% Dealer Estimate $139 Location Denver, CO
Service type Window Motor / Regulator Assembly - Driver Side Front Replacement for 1982 Volvo 242 L4-2.1L Estimate $315 Savings 45.58% Dealer Estimate $580 Location Denver, CO
Service type Door Mirror - Driver Side Replacement for 1982 Volvo 242 L4-2.1L Turbo Estimate $501 Savings 47.30% Dealer Estimate $951 Location Denver, CO
Service type Brake Light Switch Replacement for 1984 Volvo 242 L4-2.1L Turbo Estimate $85 Savings 28.67% Dealer Estimate $120 Location Denver, CO
Service type Brake Pads - Front Replacement for 1977 Volvo 242 L4-2.1L Estimate $125 Savings 33.78% Dealer Estimate $189 Location Denver, CO
Service type Door Lock Actuator - Driver Side Rear Replacement for 1984 Volvo 242 L4-2.1L Turbo Estimate $414 Savings 43.73% Dealer Estimate $737 Location Denver, CO
Service type Door Lock Actuator - Rear Hatch/Trunk Replacement for 1984 Volvo 242 L4-2.3L Estimate $223 Savings 43.52% Dealer Estimate $396 Location Denver, CO
Service type Power Steering Pressure Hose Replacement for 1984 Volvo 242 L4-2.1L Turbo Estimate $307 Savings 45.44% Dealer Estimate $562 Location Denver, CO

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Answers to common Volvo 242 questions

Q: 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...
Q: 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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