Alternator Replacement Estimate for BMW 318i

BMW 318i Alternator Replacement costs $357 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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YourMechanic Price
$288 to $424
Labor: $70 -$104
Parts: $218 -$320
Average Dealer price
$528 to 761
Average Shop price
$355 to 509
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1991 BMW 318iL4-1.8LService typeAlternator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$342.52Shop/Dealer Price$436.06 - $659.51
1997 BMW 318iL4-1.9LService typeAlternator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$430.71Shop/Dealer Price$548.83 - $828.50
1998 BMW 318iL4-1.9LService typeAlternator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$409.71Shop/Dealer Price$520.09 - $793.96
1995 BMW 318iL4-1.8LService typeAlternator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$409.71Shop/Dealer Price$520.13 - $794.03
1984 BMW 318iL4-1.8LService typeAlternator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$305.12Shop/Dealer Price$389.33 - $584.74
1992 BMW 318iL4-1.8LService typeAlternator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$342.52Shop/Dealer Price$436.05 - $659.49
1994 BMW 318iL4-1.8LService typeAlternator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$400.30Shop/Dealer Price$508.43 - $775.32
1993 BMW 318iL4-1.8LService typeAlternator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$392.69Shop/Dealer Price$498.89 - $760.05
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Parts required for a BMW 318i Alternator Replacement

$252 to $320

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All about Alternator Replacement

The alternator is the component that charges the battery in your car. When you use electrical components in your car (stereo, lights, etc.), the battery loses power. The alternator recharges the battery, replenishing the lost battery power. The alternator is located in the engine compartment. If the alternator is not working properly, your car will only stay running for as long as the battery has power stored. Once the battery loses power, your car will not start. Normally, a malfunctioning alternator will turn on the battery warning light or will have a low volt gauge reading.

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