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How much does a Power Steering repair 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
Car2007 Alfa Romeo 166 Franchise Dealer Est.£604 - £668 Independent Garage Est.£412 - £455 ClickMechanic Est.£414 - £457 Saving31%
Car2012 Renault Trafic Franchise Dealer Est.£376 - £564 Independent Garage Est.£261 - £418 ClickMechanic Est.£263 - £419 Saving27%
Car2004 Volvo V40 Franchise Dealer Est.£603 - £667 Independent Garage Est.£472 - £522 ClickMechanic Est.£473 - £523 Saving21%
Car2009 Peugeot 407 Franchise Dealer Est.£833 - £921 Independent Garage Est.£642 - £710 ClickMechanic Est.£644 - £712 Saving22%
Car2002 Mercedes-Benz M-Class Franchise Dealer Est.£460 - £508 Independent Garage Est.£271 - £300 ClickMechanic Est.£273 - £301 Saving40%

Want to learn more about Power Steering repairs?

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

What does a power steering pump do?

The power steering pump is either an electric motor pump or a mechanically driven pump that pressurises the hydraulic fluid for the power assisted steering rack.

What does a power steering pump replacement involve?

Whilst there are variations between manufacturers, the basics are pretty similar.

The mechanic will;

  • Check the operation of the power steering pump if it needs to be replaced
  • Undo the power steering pipe unions attached to the pump
  • Drain the power steering fluid from the pump
  • Remove the power steering pump and replace it with the new unit
  • Put everything back together
  • Refill the PAS fluid and bleed the system
  • Start the car and test the steering

Can I do a power steering repair myself?

Unless you are a qualified mechanic with the required skills, training and equipment to do the job, we strongly recommend a power steering repair is only carried out by a professional mechanic. ClickMechanic can help get you a vetted and local mechanic to carry out the work. Just enter your postcode and your car's registration number at the top of this page and select the work needed to get an instant fixed price up front.

What are the symptoms of faulty power steering pump?

  • When power steering fluid is leaking from the pump unit.
  • The steering wheel is heavier to turn than normal.
  • When there is a squeaking or grinding noise from the unit when turning the wheel.

How long will a power steering repair take?

On average, power steering repair times can range from 1 to over 2 hours with an average of 1.2 hours. The time that the job takes will depend on a number of factors, like your vehicle's make and model, year, as well as other factors. Select your car at the top of this page for information on job time and cost for your vehicle through ClickMechanic.

How often should I replace the power steering pump?

The power steering pump will most likely not require replacing during the lifetime of a vehicle. Whilst it is a unit that is in constant use, they are relatively robust parts. As the unit is fundamental to having control of a vehicle, especially at low speeds, its operation is critical and therefore as soon as it has been confirmed that the pump needs to be replaced it needs to be done.

How much does it cost to fix power steering?

A power steering pump replacement generally costs between £180 and £500 with an average price of £300. Ultimately, the cost of replacing a power steering 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 power steering pump replaced by ClickMechanic by selecting your car at the top of this page!

How much does a Power Steering repair cost?

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Check out the ClickMechanic price for a Power Steering repair. We use industry standard data & millions of data points so you know what you should be paying

These estimates may include PAS fluid (top-up), Power steering pump, Power steering pump and/or Power steering high pressure hose

48 manufacturers for Power Steering Repair

Name Clickmechanic Click mechanic average Independent garage estimate Franchise dealer estimate

Alfa Romeo

Parts costs: £126.87 - £416.94

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 101

£377

£174 - £437

£245 - £595

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Audi

Parts costs: £255.02 - £644.22

Labour time: 1-3 hours

# of quotes: 1178

£591

£318 - £676

£431 - £921

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Bentley

Parts costs: £264.08 - £320.46

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 2

£556

£369 - £372

£526 - £529

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BMW

Parts costs: £253.19 - £645.83

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 1401

£523

£302 - £613

£401 - £795

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Chevrolet

Parts costs: £249.02 - £467.09

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 52

£396

£296 - £446

£393 - £581

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Chrysler

Parts costs: £260.13 - £713.87

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 119

£531

£323 - £696

£438 - £915

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Citroen

Parts costs: £244.32 - £821.04

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 1045

£538

£311 - £767

£425 - £987

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Dacia

Parts costs: £114.77 - £267.71

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 22

£251

£164 - £281

£236 - £384

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Daewoo

Parts costs: £239.99 - £287.99

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 1

£427

£295 - £295

£397 - £397

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Daihatsu

Parts costs: £258.99 - £433.19

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 2

£513

£310 - £419

£413 - £548

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Daimler

Parts costs: £432.10 - £518.51

Labour time: 0-1 hours

# of quotes: 2

£486

£481 - £481

£616 - £616

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Dodge

Parts costs: £444.58 - £693.24

Labour time: 0-1 hours

# of quotes: 22

£548

£495 - £632

£633 - £802

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Fiat

Parts costs: £298.89 - £526.59

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 444

£514

£338 - £511

£438 - £670

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Ford

Parts costs: £231.43 - £612.34

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 5840

£491

£286 - £597

£386 - £785

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Honda

Parts costs: £285.99 - £567.84

Labour time: 0-1 hours

# of quotes: 230

£508

£334 - £527

£438 - £675

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Hyundai

Parts costs: £209.60 - £427.47

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 306

£374

£256 - £423

£345 - £561

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Infiniti

Parts costs: £392.04 - £470.45

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 10

£606

£451 - £451

£587 - £587

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Isuzu

Parts costs: £364.26 - £437.11

Labour time: 0-1 hours

# of quotes: 4

£579

£398 - £413

£503 - £535

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Iveco

Parts costs: £467.36 - £621.46

Labour time: 0-1 hours

# of quotes: 22

£546

£516 - £572

£659 - £730

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Jaguar

Parts costs: £217.16 - £410.21

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 372

£432

£293 - £433

£411 - £592

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Jeep

Parts costs: £246.87 - £379.16

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 70

£437

£295 - £374

£392 - £495

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Kia

Parts costs: £129.98 - £573.67

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 270

£381

£175 - £541

£247 - £700

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Land Rover

Parts costs: £290.47 - £670.67

Labour time: 0-3 hours

# of quotes: 701

£580

£339 - £699

£446 - £949

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LDV

Parts costs: £279.49 - £492.62

Labour time: 0-1 hours

# of quotes: 4

£450

£318 - £460

£413 - £590

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Lexus

Parts costs: £435.78 - £626.17

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 86

£670

£485 - £587

£621 - £757

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Maserati

Parts costs: £425.11 - £510.13

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 1

£765

£497 - £497

£652 - £652

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Mazda

Parts costs: £314.73 - £656.22

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 126

£557

£364 - £620

£475 - £802

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Mercedes-Benz

Parts costs: £292.78 - £726.75

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 1178

£631

£358 - £705

£481 - £924

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MG

Parts costs: £328.34 - £539.71

Labour time: 0-4 hours

# of quotes: 21

£547

£380 - £650

£497 - £938

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MINI

Parts costs: £377.76 - £869.02

Labour time: 0-1 hours

# of quotes: 852

£724

£427 - £774

£552 - £968

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Mitsubishi

Parts costs: £362.13 - £769.51

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 44

£614

£411 - £701

£532 - £888

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Nissan

Parts costs: £276.94 - £484.61

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 270

£451

£332 - £481

£442 - £638

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Peugeot

Parts costs: £303.17 - £828.27

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 1004

£645

£354 - £787

£465 - £1,021

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Peugeot Talbot

Parts costs: £342.86 - £411.43

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 2

£424

£436 - £436

£596 - £596

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Porsche

Parts costs: £284.51 - £538.11

Labour time: 2-5 hours

# of quotes: 46

£646

£415 - £694

£602 - £1,027

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Proton

Parts costs: £321.08 - £465.75

Labour time: 0-1 hours

# of quotes: 3

£615

£370 - £437

£483 - £564

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Renault

Parts costs: £202.19 - £386.17

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 707

£403

£261 - £421

£359 - £585

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Rover

Parts costs: £294.99 - £536.58

Labour time: 0-3 hours

# of quotes: 78

£538

£344 - £587

£452 - £815

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Saab

Parts costs: £285.27 - £944.88

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 199

£645

£333 - £857

£437 - £1,084

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SEAT

Parts costs: £446.74 - £981.37

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 455

£765

£509 - £902

£660 - £1,149

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Skoda

Parts costs: £333.23 - £838.55

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 150

£705

£399 - £785

£530 - £1,011

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Smart

Parts costs: £407.07 - £578.08

Labour time: 0-1 hours

# of quotes: 2

£612

£457 - £534

£588 - £682

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Subaru

Parts costs: £244.21 - £543.84

Labour time: 0-1 hours

# of quotes: 59

£436

£276 - £500

£356 - £636

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Suzuki

Parts costs: £270.47 - £472.90

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 16

£477

£321 - £452

£425 - £588

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Toyota

Parts costs: £248.15 - £497.36

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 207

£501

£302 - £493

£405 - £653

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Vauxhall

Parts costs: £301.02 - £859.09

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 2593

£695

£362 - £804

£482 - £1,036

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Volkswagen

Parts costs: £264.13 - £621.80

Labour time: 1-2 hours

# of quotes: 1265

£569

£326 - £600

£440 - £786

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Volvo

Parts costs: £309.81 - £749.69

Labour time: 0-2 hours

# of quotes: 675

£597

£362 - £718

£477 - £935

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  • Ford US
  • Aixam
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  • FSO
  • Maybach
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Estimates on repair costs, such as the above results for a power steering repair, 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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Recent Power Steering repair quotes

These recent quotes were taken from our quote engine which uses third-party industry standard data on repair times, along with a live parts retailer, and a regional labour rate to build an accurate free quote. We are constantly improving our quote engine, so please let us know if a price seems incorrect.

£391.51

Power steering pump replacement

Jaguar XF
Doncaster
£551.02

Power steering pump replacement

Audi A5
London
£628.06

Power steering pump replacement

Mazda B2500
Dundee
£791.42

Power steering pump replacement

Vauxhall Corsa
Larkhall