Alternator Repair Estimate for BMW 850i

BMW 850i Alternator Repair costs $493 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$492 to $514
Labor: $154 -$176
Parts: $338
Average Dealer price
$880
Average Shop price
$606
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1992 BMW 850iV12-5.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$519.12Shop/Dealer Price$666.30 - $982.07
1991 BMW 850iV12-5.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$512.36Shop/Dealer Price$658.12 - $969.02
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Parts required for a BMW 850i Alternator Repair

$338

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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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