What is the average cost to replace CV joints?

1 Answer:
  • Goo Lee
    The average cost for CV axle replacement is between $941 and $1,070. Labor costs are estimated between $136 and $172 while parts are priced between $805 and $899. This range does not include taxes and fees, and does not factor in your specific vehicle or unique location. Related repairs may also be needed.
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