Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement Estimate for Kia Optima

Kia Optima Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement costs $236 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$186 to $335
Labor: $70 -$88
Parts: $116 -$247
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$326 to 596
Average Shop price
$229 to 400
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2002 Kia OptimaV6-2.7LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$195.81Shop/Dealer Price$241.78 - $347.02
2008 Kia OptimaL4-2.4LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$241.24Shop/Dealer Price$298.35 - $433.57
2011 Kia OptimaL4-2.4LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$241.24Shop/Dealer Price$298.30 - $433.48
2012 Kia OptimaL4-2.0L TurboService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$241.24Shop/Dealer Price$298.32 - $433.52
2007 Kia OptimaV6-2.7LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$293.10Shop/Dealer Price$363.40 - $541.62
2012 Kia OptimaL4-2.4LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$244.34Shop/Dealer Price$302.14 - $439.62
2006 Kia OptimaL4-2.4LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$245.11Shop/Dealer Price$303.21 - $441.34
2005 Kia OptimaV6-2.7LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$193.48Shop/Dealer Price$238.93 - $342.48
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Parts required for a Kia Optima Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement

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Good service - he was able to determine the cause of the noise on the steering column. He was unable to fix it on the spot since replacing the part required shop tools for precision.
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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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