Electric car Servicing costs

Servicing cost for Electric cars are dramatically lower than for Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) due to the number of moving parts. An ICE car has one hundred more moving parts. The brakes in an Electric car get far less wear as the motor is the primary means of slowing the car and acts as a generator, see Regenerative braking. Of course, many items, e.g. tyres are the same and then there is the battery to consider.

Typical number of moving parts: Electric vs. Internal Combustion

List of parts in an electric car requiring servicing

Cost of Service plans for popular cars – Comparing Electric, Hybrid, Petrol and Diesel

Green Vehicles Cheaper Than Petrol – Direct Line survey 2020

Here’s an example of actual cost

See the Video for the cost of a first service – You’ll be surprised