Glow Plug Replacement Cost

Glow Plug Replacement Estimate (National Average)

$240
to
$327
Validated estimate range for national average.

The average cost for a Glow Plug Replacement is between $240 and $327. Labor costs are estimated between $96 and $123 while parts are priced between $144 and $204. Get a personalized estimate based on your location and specific car. Estimate does not include taxes and fees.

Parts & Labor Breakdown
Labor: $96 - $123
Parts: $144 - $204
Estimate does not include taxes and fees.
Best Practices

For best results and to avoid future problems, replace the glow plugs as a complete set. Be sure to verify that the glow plug relay is operating properly.

Common Symptoms

When the engine is cold, it will be hard, if not impossible, to start. However, the engine will start normally when it is warmed up.

Common Misdiagnoses

If the glow plug relay, injector pump timing, and engine compression are not properly checked, then replacing the glow plugs may not address the original problem.

This is a national average for all makes and models, but you can make it more accurate by adding your car info and ZIP.
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Glow Plug Replacement Cost

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