Alternator Repair Estimate for BMW 318ti

BMW 318ti Alternator Repair costs $453 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$440 to $474
Labor: $70 -$104
Parts: $370
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$834 to 862
Average Shop price
$546 to 571
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1996 BMW 318tiL4-1.9LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$491.28Shop/Dealer Price$624.39 - $949.37
1998 BMW 318tiL4-1.9LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$462.88Shop/Dealer Price$586.63 - $900.43
1997 BMW 318tiL4-1.9LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$483.88Shop/Dealer Price$615.18 - $934.66
1999 BMW 318tiL4-1.9LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$483.88Shop/Dealer Price$615.23 - $934.74
1995 BMW 318tiL4-1.8LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$470.28Shop/Dealer Price$595.78 - $915.07
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Parts required for a BMW 318ti Alternator Repair

$370

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All about Alternator Repair

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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