Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement Estimate for BMW 525iT

BMW 525iT Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement costs $158 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$157 to $169
Labor: $84 -$96
Parts: $73
Average Dealer price
$258
Average Shop price
$191
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1993 BMW 525iTL6-2.5LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$163.11Shop/Dealer Price$213.38 - $295.58
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Parts required for a BMW 525iT Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement

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All about Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement

A Drive Belt Tensioner is a pulley mounted to either a spring mechanism or to an adjustable pivot point that is used to keep constant tension on your serpentine belt. That is the big long belt in the front of your engine. The tensioner rides on the outside surface of the belt to put pressure, or tension, on the belt and against the pulleys that drive things like the alternator, power steering, air conditioner, etc.

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