Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement Estimate for Volkswagen Golf

Volkswagen Golf Drive Belt Tensioner Replacement costs $181 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$138 to $238
Labor: $70 -$96
Parts: $68 -$142
Average Dealer price
$230 to 395
Average Shop price
$169 to 277
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2010 Volkswagen GolfL5-2.5LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$143.92Shop/Dealer Price$176.92 - $243.25
1996 Volkswagen GolfL4-2.0LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$166.74Shop/Dealer Price$204.93 - $280.11
2013 Volkswagen GolfL4-2.0L Turbo DieselService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$150.19Shop/Dealer Price$184.78 - $255.83
2004 Volkswagen GolfL4-1.9L Turbo DieselService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$220.22Shop/Dealer Price$272.34 - $395.92
1994 Volkswagen GolfL4-1.8LService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$183.08Shop/Dealer Price$225.29 - $312.68
2012 Volkswagen GolfL4-2.0L TurboService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$168.57Shop/Dealer Price$207.72 - $292.53
2000 Volkswagen GolfL4-1.8L TurboService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$205.51Shop/Dealer Price$254.00 - $366.58
1994 Volkswagen GolfL4-1.9L Turbo DieselService typeDrive Belt Tensioner ReplacementYourMechanic Price$194.13Shop/Dealer Price$239.17 - $334.89
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Parts required for a Volkswagen Golf 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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