Crankshaft Position Sensor Replacement Estimate for BMW 528xi

BMW 528xi Crankshaft Position Sensor Replacement costs $262 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$261 to $283
Labor: $154 -$176
Parts: $107
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$420
Average Shop price
$318
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2008 BMW 528xiL6-3.0LService typeCrankshaft Position Sensor ReplacementYourMechanic Price$270.07Shop/Dealer Price$354.99 - $483.96
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Parts required for a BMW 528xi Crankshaft Position Sensor Replacement

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All about Crankshaft Position Sensor Replacement

Many newer cars have computerized engine management systems that rely on sensors to report data to the computer. The crankshaft position sensor is used in conjunction with the camshaft position sensor to control ignition timing and to let the computer know when to inject fuel and provide spark sequence. Due to the mounting locations of this sensor, it is common for heat and oil leaks to cause this sensor to fail.

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