Water Pump Replacement Estimate for BMW L6

BMW L6 Water Pump Replacement costs $287 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$286 to $309
Labor: $161 -$184
Parts: $125
Average Dealer price
$465
Average Shop price
$348
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1987 BMW L6L6-3.5LService typeWater Pump ReplacementYourMechanic Price$296.47Shop/Dealer Price$388.78 - $534.22
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All about Water Pump Replacement

The water pump, a container made of aluminum or iron, is part of the cooling system. It contains an impeller (looks like a fan) that circulates water and coolant throughout the cooling system, keeping the engine from overheating. It is located in the engine compartment. For the water pump to work, it needs to turn. This is accomplished either by the drive belt or timing belt/chain. If the water pump is not working, the coolant will not circulate through the cooling system causing the engine to overheat and get severe damages.

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