Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement Estimate for BMW 540i

BMW 540i Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement costs $145 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$143 to $161
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $73 -$81
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$239 to 255
Average Shop price
$175 to 185
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1997 BMW 540iV8-4.4LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$157.76Shop/Dealer Price$205.10 - $289.98
2002 BMW 540iV8-4.4LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$147.64Shop/Dealer Price$192.59 - $269.97
2001 BMW 540iV8-4.4LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$147.64Shop/Dealer Price$192.51 - $269.83
2000 BMW 540iV8-4.4LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$147.64Shop/Dealer Price$192.54 - $269.89
1998 BMW 540iV8-4.4LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$149.11Shop/Dealer Price$194.31 - $272.72
2003 BMW 540iV8-4.4LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$149.11Shop/Dealer Price$194.29 - $272.67
1999 BMW 540iV8-4.4LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$149.47Shop/Dealer Price$194.90 - $273.68
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Parts required for a BMW 540i 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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