Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement Estimate for Subaru Outback

Subaru Outback Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement costs $172 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$159 to $195
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $89 -$115
Average Dealer price
$271 to 323
Average Shop price
$194 to 227
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2002 Subaru OutbackH6-3.0LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$178.94Shop/Dealer Price$220.70 - $313.30
2011 Subaru OutbackH4-2.5LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$164.20Shop/Dealer Price$202.33 - $283.92
2013 Subaru OutbackH6-3.6LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$192.21Shop/Dealer Price$237.30 - $339.86
2007 Subaru OutbackH6-3.0LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$176.93Shop/Dealer Price$218.22 - $309.34
2001 Subaru OutbackH6-3.0LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$178.94Shop/Dealer Price$220.71 - $313.32
2012 Subaru OutbackH4-2.5LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$165.97Shop/Dealer Price$204.48 - $287.34
2010 Subaru OutbackH6-3.6LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$195.09Shop/Dealer Price$240.96 - $345.73
2010 Subaru OutbackH4-2.5LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$164.20Shop/Dealer Price$202.33 - $283.92
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Parts required for a Subaru Outback 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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