Alternator Repair Estimate for BMW 545i

BMW 545i Alternator Repair costs $692 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$691 to $714
Labor: $161 -$184
Parts: $530
Average Dealer price
$1274
Average Shop price
$854
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2004 BMW 545iV8-4.4LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$733.71Shop/Dealer Price$935.34 - $1408.70
2005 BMW 545iV8-4.4LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$723.12Shop/Dealer Price$922.37 - $1388.00
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Parts required for a BMW 545i Alternator Repair

$530

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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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