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Alternator Repair Estimate for BMW 320i

BMW 320i Alternator Repair costs $437 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$251 to $682
Labor: $70 -$272
Parts: $181 -$410
Average Dealer price
$455 to 1137
Average Shop price
$310 to 796
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2013 BMW 320iL4-2.0L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$1058.76Shop/Dealer Price$1350.34 - $2030.71
1982 BMW 320iL4-1.8LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$466.50Shop/Dealer Price$591.16 - $907.68
1994 BMW 320iL6-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$782.00Shop/Dealer Price$985.45 - $1538.54
2001 BMW 320iL6-2.2LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$739.28Shop/Dealer Price$939.28 - $1430.31
1978 BMW 320iL4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$432.04Shop/Dealer Price$547.98 - $838.58
2004 BMW 320iL6-2.2LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$739.28Shop/Dealer Price$939.11 - $1430.02
2015 BMW 320iL4-2.0L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$1058.76Shop/Dealer Price$1350.86 - $2031.61
1979 BMW 320iL4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$432.04Shop/Dealer Price$548.07 - $838.75
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Alternator Repair Service & Cost

What is the Alternator all about?

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.

Alternator

Keep in mind:

The mechanic should check the entire charging system before installing a new alternator, including checking battery cables for corrosion and the condition of the battery.

How it's done:

  • Inspect entire charging system (battery, cables, alternator).
  • Inspect the drive belts.
  • Test alternator output.
  • Remove and replace alternator if found to be faulty.
  • Re-test alternator output.

Our recommendation:

Ask your mechanic to inspect the condition of the charging system during every major service. Mechanic should also clean and tighten the battery cables during every major service.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Alternator?

  • Dead battery or battery will not hold a charge.
  • Dim lights.
  • Battery warning light is on.

How important is this service?

Your alternator charges your battery, which powers the electronics in your vehicle, such as the radio and the air conditioning. The battery is also needed to turn on your vehicle. A malfunctioning alternator will not charge your car’s battery, and your vehicle will eventually run out of battery life and not be able to start.

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Chris

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Chris changed my alternator and belts. He was on time and professional. I will definetly use him again.
2004 BMW X5 - ALTERNATOR - RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, CA

Kenneth

16 years of experience
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Kenneth was an absolute pleasure to deal with. Living in Florida, I needed a pre-purchase car inspection for a car located in California and Kenneth exceeded my expectations in every way. His full detailed report gave me the assurance needed to buy a car across the country without ever seeing it in person. 5 Stars all the way around! Keep up the great work Kenneth!
2015 BMW M4 - PRE-PURCHASE CAR INSPECTION - LOS ANGELES, CA

Ramiro

17 years of experience
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Ramiro
17 years of experience
Ramiro did a great job; however, when he returned my keys, they were covered in what appeared to be maple syrup.
2014 BMW 320I - PRE-PURCHASE CAR INSPECTION - RENTON, WA

Erion

15 years of experience
9 reviews
Erion
15 years of experience
Erion was very professional, polite and a pleasure to talk to. He gave great insight into the intricacies of the work he was performing. I would have had to tow my car to a dealership that would have ended up costing twice as much. Thank you, Erion.
2007 BMW 335I - BATTERY - CLEARWATER, FL
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2013 BMW 320iL4-2.0L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$1058.76Shop/Dealer Price$1350.34 - $2030.71
1982 BMW 320iL4-1.8LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$466.50Shop/Dealer Price$591.16 - $907.68
1994 BMW 320iL6-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$782.00Shop/Dealer Price$985.45 - $1538.54
2001 BMW 320iL6-2.2LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$739.28Shop/Dealer Price$939.28 - $1430.31
1978 BMW 320iL4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$432.04Shop/Dealer Price$547.98 - $838.58
2004 BMW 320iL6-2.2LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$739.28Shop/Dealer Price$939.11 - $1430.02
2015 BMW 320iL4-2.0L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$1058.76Shop/Dealer Price$1350.86 - $2031.61
1979 BMW 320iL4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$432.04Shop/Dealer Price$548.07 - $838.75
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