Ignition Coil Replacement Estimate for Volvo 242

Volvo 242 Ignition Coil Replacement costs $147 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$132 to $169
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $62 -$89
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$216 to 270
Average Shop price
$160 to 194
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1984 Volvo 242L4-2.3LService typeIgnition Coil ReplacementYourMechanic Price$136.64Shop/Dealer Price$167.82 - $228.70
1983 Volvo 242L4-2.1LService typeIgnition Coil ReplacementYourMechanic Price$163.93Shop/Dealer Price$202.00 - $283.39
1982 Volvo 242L4-2.1L TurboService typeIgnition Coil ReplacementYourMechanic Price$163.93Shop/Dealer Price$201.96 - $283.31
1982 Volvo 242L4-2.1LService typeIgnition Coil ReplacementYourMechanic Price$135.41Shop/Dealer Price$166.33 - $226.31
1983 Volvo 242L4-2.3LService typeIgnition Coil ReplacementYourMechanic Price$136.64Shop/Dealer Price$167.84 - $228.72
1984 Volvo 242L4-2.1L TurboService typeIgnition Coil ReplacementYourMechanic Price$165.70Shop/Dealer Price$204.14 - $286.80
1983 Volvo 242L4-2.1L TurboService typeIgnition Coil ReplacementYourMechanic Price$166.14Shop/Dealer Price$204.79 - $287.85
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Chris was great - on time (even slightly early!), professional and kind. When he was missing a small part needed, he came back the next day to finish the job. I would highly recommend Chris!
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All about Ignition Coil Replacement

Ignition coils transform low voltage electrical power 12 volts D.C. to high voltage current 50,000 volts D.C. or higher. The spark generated by the ignition coil ignites the fuel and air mixture in the engine that enables the car to start and run smoothly. If an ignition coil is not working properly, no spark will ignite the air fuel mixture, causing a misfire. A bad ignition coil can severely damage the engine or catalytic converter. If your car is equipped with “coil over plugs,” then it is recommended that you replace the spark plugs. If your car uses a single coil for the ignition system, it is not necessary to change the spark plugs.

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