Serpentine/Drive Belt Replacement Estimate for Volkswagen Jetta

Volkswagen Jetta Serpentine/Drive Belt Replacement costs $109 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$77 to $224
Labor: $70 -$112
Parts: $7 -$112
Average Dealer price
$108 to 353
Average Shop price
$92 to 256
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2013 Volkswagen JettaL4-2.0L Turbo DieselService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$94.63Shop/Dealer Price$115.30 - $144.66
1998 Volkswagen JettaL4-2.0LService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$80.80Shop/Dealer Price$98.09 - $117.13
2005 Volkswagen JettaL4-1.8L TurboService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$99.26Shop/Dealer Price$121.12 - $153.98
1986 Volkswagen JettaL4-1.6L Turbo DieselService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$89.08Shop/Dealer Price$108.41 - $133.64
2012 Volkswagen JettaL4-2.0LService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$141.32Shop/Dealer Price$173.69 - $238.08
1994 Volkswagen JettaL4-1.9L DieselService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$80.06Shop/Dealer Price$97.10 - $115.53
2012 Volkswagen JettaL4-2.0L TurboService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$99.95Shop/Dealer Price$122.05 - $155.46
1989 Volkswagen JettaL4-1.8LService typeSerpentine/Drive Belt ReplacementYourMechanic Price$153.97Shop/Dealer Price$189.55 - $263.46
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Parts required for a Volkswagen Jetta Serpentine/Drive Belt Replacement

$9 to $92

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He let me know he was on his way about an hour before he arrived. So it didn't catch me off guard. He was professional, and my car is running good again. Will definitely use him again!
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2003 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF - SERPENTINE/DRIVE BELT REPLACEMENT
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2002 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA - OIL/FLUID LEAK INSPECTION
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2014 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA - OIL CHANGE
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All about Serpentine/Drive Belt Replacement

The serpentine/drive belt or v-belt is a rubber belt that connects the alternator, power steering, and AC to the part of the engine (crankshaft) which transfers the power from the engine to those components. Without this belt, the battery will not get charged and none of the electrical accessory components in the car will work. The serpentine belt and v-belt are also known as "drive belts." Because of the high amount of heat in the engine, the belt can develop cracks over time and eventually break. If the belt breaks, the steering wheel will be difficult to turn and driving will be hazardous. In some cars, water pumps are driven by the drive belts. If the belt breaks, water and coolant needed to keep the engine cool will not properly flow to the engine. The engine will overheat, potentially causing severe damage.

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