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How much does a Car Water Pump replacement cost?

Labour times and part prices vary depending on the particular vehicle, but to give you an idea here are some examples.

Car Franchise Dealer estimate Independent Garage estimate ClickMechanic ClickMechanic Saving
Car2006 Toyota Avensis Franchise Dealer Est.£162 - £186 Independent Garage Est.£104 - £114 ClickMechanic Est.£105 - £121 Saving35%
Car1999 Nissan Patrol GR Franchise Dealer Est.£233 - £262 Independent Garage Est.£146 - £164 ClickMechanic Est.£148 - £166 Saving36%
Car2012 Skoda Octavia Franchise Dealer Est.£210 - £240 Independent Garage Est.£131 - £151 ClickMechanic Est.£132 - £153 Saving36%
Car2008 Mazda Mazda5 Franchise Dealer Est.£471 - £523 Independent Garage Est.£263 - £293 ClickMechanic Est.£267 - £297 Saving43%
Car2006 Audi A3 Franchise Dealer Est.£338 - £430 Independent Garage Est.£155 - £231 ClickMechanic Est.£157 - £233 Saving49%

Want to learn more about Car Water Pump replacements?

Read our short guide with information on costs, symptoms and more.

What does a Water Pump do?

The water pump is situated in the engine bay and pumps the engine coolant around the cooling system, ensuring fresh coolant is circulated through the engine at all times. The water pump is usually driven off the engine's serpentine belt (or drive belt).

How do you know there is something wrong with the Water Pump?

  • When there are patches of fluid visible under the car (near the engine).
  • When fluid has leaked in the engine bay around the water pump.
  • When the car will not start.
  • When the engine temperature is higher than normal (engine overheats).
  • When the 'Engine Temperature' warning light is on.

When should you consider a Water Pump replacement?

Over time, components of the water pump can wear out, either leading to leaks or a reduced pumping capacity. In most cases it is one of the seals that leak, in others the rotating part of the pump might have been damaged. In the worst case scenario the pump will not pump any coolant through the system which can lead to the car overheating which, ultimately, can lead to severe engine damage.

Should you experience problems with the pump like those listed earlier, then it is advisable to have the water pump inspected and, if necessary, have it replaced. Seeing that the water pump is a component that is especially prone to wear it should always be serviced as and when stipulated in the guidelines set out by your car's manufacturer.

What happens during a Water Pump replacement?

  • Mechanic will inspect the water pump and the cooling system.
  • Mechanic will subject the cooling system to a pressure test which should reveal any leaks.
  • If necessary, the mechanic will replace the water pump.
  • Mechanic will advise if any other parts need to be replaced.
  • Mechanic will inspect the system again, test drive the car and check for any leaks.
  • Mechanic will make any adjustments if necessary.

How much does a Water Pump replacement cost?

The cost of replacing the water pump depends on your car and what parts your car's manufacturer recommends using for the replacement. Find out what you could save by having your water pump replaced by Clickmechanic, by selecting your car at the top of this page!

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These estimates may include Timing belt kit, Engine coolant/antifreeze, Water pump pulley and/or Water pump

52 manufacturers for Car Water Pump Replacement

Name Clickmechanic Click mechanic average Independent garage estimate Franchise dealer estimate

Alfa Romeo

Parts costs: £57 - £83

Labour time: 1-3 hours

# of quotes: 188

£198

£153 - £207

£282 - £389

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Asia

Parts costs: £57 - £68

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 2

£126

£133 - £133

£219 - £219

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Audi

Parts costs: £67 - £146

Labour time: 2-4 hours

# of quotes: 4523

£254

£188 - £298

£391 - £600

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Austin

Parts costs: £46 - £63

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 14

£122

£84 - £134

£131 - £225

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Bentley

Parts costs: £132 - £159

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 4

£206

£212 - £212

£318 - £318

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BMW

Parts costs: £88 - £340

Labour time: 1-3 hours

# of quotes: 5919

£290

£157 - £385

£306 - £634

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Chevrolet

Parts costs: £46 - £85

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 267

£151

£117 - £162

£196 - £266

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Chrysler

Parts costs: £79 - £125

Labour time: 1-7 hours

# of quotes: 546

£336

£150 - £417

£246 - £792

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Citroen

Parts costs: £58 - £98

Labour time: 2-5 hours

# of quotes: 1843

£225

£166 - £284

£266 - £465

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Dacia

Parts costs: £81 - £122

Labour time: 2-4 hours

# of quotes: 9

£253

£229 - £284

£391 - £485

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Daewoo

Parts costs: £45 - £66

Labour time: 1-3 hours

# of quotes: 56

£156

£111 - £166

£185 - £287

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Daihatsu

Parts costs: £57 - £77

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 26

£145

£108 - £155

£170 - £257

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Dodge

Parts costs: £69 - £146

Labour time: 1-4 hours

# of quotes: 60

£231

£132 - £279

£209 - £458

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DS

Parts costs: £60 - £73

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 1

£140

£133 - £133

£218 - £218

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Fiat

Parts costs: £56 - £95

Labour time: 1-3 hours

# of quotes: 1630

£196

£147 - £211

£219 - £315

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Ford

Parts costs: £65 - £101

Labour time: 1-3 hours

# of quotes: 12192

£177

£135 - £210

£203 - £325

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Honda

Parts costs: £61 - £104

Labour time: 1-3 hours

# of quotes: 620

£170

£126 - £212

£199 - £346

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Hyundai

Parts costs: £60 - £145

Labour time: 1-3 hours

# of quotes: 966

£196

£125 - £223

£187 - £327

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Infiniti

Parts costs: £110 - £132

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 4

£207

£203 - £203

£317 - £317

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Isuzu

Parts costs: £169 - £214

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 25

£224

£222 - £234

£308 - £325

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Iveco

Parts costs: £112 - £178

Labour time: 3-6 hours

# of quotes: 27

£356

£272 - £406

£452 - £691

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Jaguar

Parts costs: £73 - £104

Labour time: 1-3 hours

# of quotes: 1241

£189

£154 - £189

£303 - £376

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Jeep

Parts costs: £72 - £146

Labour time: 1-4 hours

# of quotes: 190

£205

£126 - £278

£202 - £480

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Kia

Parts costs: £59 - £97

Labour time: 1-3 hours

# of quotes: 396

£181

£133 - £229

£201 - £359

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Land Rover

Parts costs: £65 - £141

Labour time: 1-4 hours

# of quotes: 1480

£227

£130 - £272

£238 - £522

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LDV

Parts costs: £86 - £135

Labour time: 1-5 hours

# of quotes: 99

£280

£147 - £340

£224 - £589

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Lexus

Parts costs: £82 - £191

Labour time: 1-3 hours

# of quotes: 353

£255

£143 - £311

£259 - £594

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Lotus

Parts costs: £52 - £63

Labour time: 2-3 hours

# of quotes: 3

£224

£199 - £199

£355 - £355

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Maserati

Parts costs: £125 - £160

Labour time: 2-3 hours

# of quotes: 4

£246

£235 - £253

£368 - £399

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Mazda

Parts costs: £66 - £94

Labour time: 0-4 hours

# of quotes: 600

£193

£116 - £248

£177 - £425

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Mercedes-Benz

Parts costs: £95 - £271

Labour time: 1-3 hours

# of quotes: 3590

£253

£160 - £343

£289 - £583

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MG

Parts costs: £49 - £68

Labour time: 2-4 hours

# of quotes: 275

£236

£193 - £243

£345 - £440

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MINI

Parts costs: £77 - £166

Labour time: 1-3 hours

# of quotes: 3200

£241

£157 - £282

£313 - £562

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Mitsubishi

Parts costs: £71 - £128

Labour time: 1-3 hours

# of quotes: 284

£225

£161 - £257

£254 - £409

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Nissan

Parts costs: £54 - £101

Labour time: 0-4 hours

# of quotes: 945

£173

£104 - £237

£157 - £383

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Perodua

Parts costs: £64 - £77

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 1

£164

£139 - £139

£227 - £227

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Peugeot

Parts costs: £57 - £98

Labour time: 1-4 hours

# of quotes: 3255

£215

£142 - £280

£232 - £480

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Porsche

Parts costs: £185 - £314

Labour time: 2-3 hours

# of quotes: 154

£386

£302 - £408

£454 - £606

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Proton

Parts costs: £81 - £107

Labour time: 2-3 hours

# of quotes: 4

£205

£195 - £205

£231 - £243

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Renault

Parts costs: £57 - £93

Labour time: 2-5 hours

# of quotes: 1788

£285

£203 - £325

£330 - £536

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Rover

Parts costs: £49 - £69

Labour time: 2-4 hours

# of quotes: 413

£229

£186 - £239

£331 - £431

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Saab

Parts costs: £55 - £82

Labour time: 1-4 hours

# of quotes: 421

£190

£146 - £230

£247 - £405

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SEAT

Parts costs: £61 - £132

Labour time: 1-3 hours

# of quotes: 1065

£214

£142 - £256

£226 - £408

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Skoda

Parts costs: £66 - £178

Labour time: 1-3 hours

# of quotes: 1281

£242

£162 - £294

£260 - £454

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Smart

Parts costs: £59 - £83

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 104

£165

£145 - £162

£242 - £269

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Ssangyong

Parts costs: £81 - £111

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 12

£149

£131 - £145

£197 - £216

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Subaru

Parts costs: £74 - £107

Labour time: 1-3 hours

# of quotes: 73

£226

£143 - £215

£217 - £344

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Suzuki

Parts costs: £62 - £89

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 240

£148

£114 - £168

£160 - £241

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Toyota

Parts costs: £61 - £120

Labour time: 0-3 hours

# of quotes: 1936

£197

£112 - £229

£170 - £366

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Vauxhall

Parts costs: £61 - £97

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 12650

£152

£106 - £170

£153 - £255

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Volkswagen

Parts costs: £66 - £173

Labour time: 1-3 hours

# of quotes: 6074

£230

£162 - £290

£289 - £494

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Volvo

Parts costs: £70 - £110

Labour time: 1-3 hours

# of quotes: 772

£194

£146 - £222

£258 - £409

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  • Ford US
  • Aixam
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  • FSO
  • Maybach
  • Rolls-Royce
  • Santana
  • Tata
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  • Piaggio
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  • Lancia
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Estimates on repair costs, such as the above results for a car water pump replacement, are created by combining data from multiple third-party sources. The actual cost of using your local repair providers may be outside of the estimated range. We provide estimates on repair costs for information only and accept no liability for any inaccuracies or errors. If you think an estimate is incorrect, please contact us to let us know.

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