Audi S7 Crankshaft Harmonic Balancer Replacement at your home or office.

Our mobile mechanics offer services 7 days a week. Upfront and transparent pricing.

Estimate price near me

Service Location

customer ratings

(5)

Included for free with this service

Online Booking

Mechanic comes to you

12-month / 12k-mile warranty

Free 50 point safety inspection

Our certified mobile mechanics can come to your home or office 7 days a week between 7 AM and 9 PM.

customer ratings

(5)

Crankshaft Harmonic Balancer Replacement Estimate for Audi S7

Audi S7 Crankshaft Harmonic Balancer Replacement costs $635 on average.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
2017 Audi S7V8-4.0L TurboService typeCrankshaft Harmonic Balancer ReplacementEstimate$1012.77Shop/Dealer Price$1243.88 - $1855.28
2013 Audi S7V8-4.0L TurboService typeCrankshaft Harmonic Balancer ReplacementEstimate$986.77Shop/Dealer Price$1262.20 - $1906.84
2016 Audi S7V8-4.0L TurboService typeCrankshaft Harmonic Balancer ReplacementEstimate$1115.43Shop/Dealer Price$1423.01 - $2164.14
2014 Audi S7V8-4.0L TurboService typeCrankshaft Harmonic Balancer ReplacementEstimate$986.77Shop/Dealer Price$1262.04 - $1906.57
2018 Audi S7V8-4.0L TurboService typeCrankshaft Harmonic Balancer ReplacementEstimate$1032.93Shop/Dealer Price$1271.50 - $1914.47
2015 Audi S7V8-4.0L TurboService typeCrankshaft Harmonic Balancer ReplacementEstimate$986.77Shop/Dealer Price$1262.19 - $1906.82
Show example Audi S7 Crankshaft Harmonic Balancer Replacement prices

Crankshaft Harmonic Balancer Replacement Service

What is the Crankshaft Harmonic Balancer all about?

The harmonic balancer (also called “crank pulley damper”), connected to the crankshaft of an engine, reduces engine vibration and serves as a pulley for the drive belts. The balancer or “damper” is composed of two elements: a mass and an energy-dissipating element. The mass resists the acceleration of the vibration and the energy dissipating (rubber) element absorbs the vibrations. When the balancer fails, it is usually due to heat, salt, and or ozone deterioration of the rubber. General wear, tear, and stress on the rubber is also a factor.

Keep in mind:

Usually a problem with the harmonic balancer means that it needs to be replaced. However, sometimes the rubber insert that sits between the center and the outside of the pulley is all that is damaged. It is also possible for the bolt that holds the balancer in place to become loose, which can cause problems even if the pulley isn’t damaged.

How it's done:

  • Inspect the harmonic balancer.
  • Remove drive belts and balancer.
  • Inspect condition of crankshaft front seal.
  • Replace the harmonic balancer.
  • Reinstall drive belts.
  • Start car and check for proper operation.

Our recommendation:

Harmonic balancers aren’t a part of most standard inspections, so keep your eye out for warning signs. If you notice excess vibration or noise from the engine, then your balancer may be damaged, and you need to schedule an inspection.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Crankshaft Harmonic Balancer?

  • Vibration from engine.
  • Loud, abnormal engine noise, which increases with acceleration.

How important is this service?

The crankshaft harmonic balancer is connected to the crankshaft, and absorbs many of the vibrations that the engine creates. The engine creates a large amount of force that is delivered to the crankshaft, which transfers the power to the transmission. The harmonic balancer is responsible for absorbing some of the engine-created force so that the crankshaft doesn’t receive it all. When the harmonic balancer fails, the crankshaft receives all of the engine’s vibrations, and is susceptible to serious damage.

Fast and easy service at your home or office

Backed by 12-month, 12.000-mile guarantee


Meet some of our expert Audi mechanics

Real customer reviews from Audi owners like you.

Excellent Rating

(5)

Rating Summary
5
0
0
0
0
5
0
0
0
0

Leslie

14 years of experience
81 reviews
Leslie
14 years of experience
Audi S7 V8-4.0L Turbo - Pre-purchase Car Inspection - Newtown Square, Pennsylvania
Leslie did a pre-purchase car inspection for me and I was very happy with his communication and the report. He arrived early and promptly called me once the inspection was done to let me know the results.

Engel

23 years of experience
5 reviews
Engel
23 years of experience
Audi S7 V8-4.0L Turbo - Pre-purchase Car Inspection - Arlington, Virginia
Fully explained what he saw of the car in PPI and made me feel confident in the health of the vehicle. Responded in timely manner when I messaged him. Great experience all around.

AL

12 years of experience
227 reviews
AL
12 years of experience
Audi S7 V8-4.0L Turbo - Spark Plugs - Denver, Colorado
Al was extremely friendly and knows exactly what he is doing. Gave me a few pointers to keep an eye on to keep the car running healthy Thank you again!

Christopher

10 years of experience
100 reviews
Christopher
10 years of experience
Audi S7 V8-4.0L Turbo - Brake Rotor/Disc Replacement (Front) - Katy, Texas
Friendly and timely.

Excellent Rating

(5)

Rating Summary
5
0
0
0
0
5
0
0
0
0
Number of Audi S7 services completed
55+
services done by our mechanics
TOTAL NUMBER OF EXPERT Audi MECHANICS
700+
experts on our platform

Recent articles & questions

How to Tighten Lug Nuts
Lug nuts, or wheel locks, hold the wheel onto the car. Missing lug nuts can cause the car to wobble so it's important to keep lug nuts tight.
Child Seat Safety Laws in All States
Child seat safety laws are in place to keep children safe while riding in a car. Different seats are available according to their height and weight.
P000B OBD-II Trouble Code: “B” Camshaft Position Slow Response
P000B means that the ECM has detected a fault with the position and timing of the camshaft due to a loose fuel cap, or low oil pressure.

I have a 2008 silverado it wont crank but lights on on dash. The security lock light is on. I have tried resetting it. Put new fuse box, new key switch all in it and it wont startt

Cold start issue.starts after few cranks after sitting idle for 15 hours.starts immediately after 10 hours.New battery & starter

Your engine has variable valve timing and uses oil pressure to work this system in the engine. It will not work correct and can cause starting issues if you are not using the correct 5w30 oil in the engine. The...

I have a 2002 Buick Century and my "service vehicle soon" light is on along with the "anti lock" light and the "Trac off" light.

Hi Eric. Thanks for contacting us today. Unfortunately, it's not possible to correctly diagnose the root source of your warning lights remotely. The lights you've indicated - the ABS and Trac Off light are monitored and triggered by multiple vehicle...

How can we help?

Our service team is available 7 days a week, Monday - Friday from 6 AM to 5 PM PST, Saturday - Sunday 7 AM - 4 PM PST.

1 (855) 347-2779 · hi@yourmechanic.com