Exxon Mobil Corporation categorizes vehicle reupholstery as an easy 10-step process that vehicle owners can complete in about three hours. As of 2015, the company estimates that the total cost of leather vehicle seat repair costs between $150 and $200.
Exxon Mobil Corporation describes ten steps for repairing vehicle seats, beginning with a damage inspection and ending with the application of a conditioner to the upholstery to match the original color. The company states that the most difficult part of the repair procedure is color matching.
CostHelper.com estimates that dedicated auto upholstery companies charge between $150 and $300 for a simple repair, while meticulously restored interiors can cost upwards of $1000.