The cost to replace a broken axle is approximately $150 to $500 for a professional job. For a do-it-yourself job, the cost of parts typically ranges from $50 to $120.
An axle is a rod that connects a car's wheels. There is one axle for the front tires and a second axle for the rear tires. Axles need to be replaced from time to time, and the cost varies based on several factors.
A mechanic charges approximately $150 to $500 to replace an axle. The price typically varies depending on the mechanic, the vehicle and the amount of labor necessary. If purchasing the axle alone, expect to spend approximately $50 to $120 depending on the make and model of the vehicle.