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Servicing and MOT
BMW 3 Series Servicing and MOT average cost
Full Service£ 161.62
MOT£ 41.06
Full Service and MOT£ 193.01
Oil Change£ 78.46
Interim Service£ 104.40
Interim Service and MOT£ 135.42
Vehicle Health Check£ 48.80
Servicing and MOT - Other£ 190.15
Engine Carbon Clean£ 113.95
Fuel Economy Service£ 130.00
Brake Fluid Change£ 74.74
Winter Check£ 46.78
DSG Oil Service£ 179.25
Summer Check£ 44.83

Ownership Costs - BMW 3 Series Servicing and MOT

Change in repair costs

  • 2020- 13.70 %
  • 2019+ 0.82 %
  • 2018+ 20.53 %
  • 2017- 28.74 %
Engine and Cooling
BMW 3 Series Engine and Cooling average cost
Cambelt Change£ 618.45
Head Gasket£ 745.15
Engine and Cooling - Other£ 161.46
Timing Chain£ 855.40
Turbo Faults and Replacement£ 799.58
Timing Belt£ 668.70
Engine Management Light£ 72.71
Fuel Injection System£ 231.22
Diesel Engine Faults£ 234.80
Engine Oil£ 82.44
Water Pump£ 284.47
Fan Belt£ 144.67
Fuel Pump£ 224.44
Car Radiator Repair£ 61.00
Spark Plugs£ 97.89
Coolant Hoses£ 49.96
Crankshaft Sensor£ 490.83
Ignition Coil£ 96.60
Camshaft Sensor£ 110.86

Ownership Costs - BMW 3 Series Engine and Cooling

Change in repair costs

  • 2020+ 11.55 %
  • 2019+ 13.79 %
  • 2018+ 34.56 %
  • 2017+ 35.00 %
Brakes and Exhausts
BMW 3 Series Brakes and Exhausts average cost
Brake Pads and Discs£ 270.43
Exhaust Fitting£ 157.47
Diesel Particulate Filter Clean£ 186.51
Exhaust Repair£ 129.84
Brake Repairs£ 313.52
EGR Valve£ 290.01
Other - Brakes and Exhausts£ 136.25
Diesel Particulate Filter Replacement£ 503.49

Ownership Costs - BMW 3 Series Brakes and Exhausts

Change in repair costs

  • 2020- 0.83 %
  • 2019+ 8.57 %
  • 2018+ 3.24 %
  • 2017+ 6.52 %
Air-Con, Heating and Cooling
BMW 3 Series Air-Con, Heating and Cooling average cost
Aircon Regas£ 62.38
Other - Air-Con, Heating and Cooling£ 183.75
Air Conditioning Service£ 72.56
Car Heater£ 82.41
Overheating Problems£ 62.95
Heater Matrix£ 66.00

Ownership Costs - BMW 3 Series Air-Con, Heating and Cooling

Change in repair costs

  • 2020- 2.59 %
  • 2019+ 3.72 %
  • 2018+ 25.72 %
  • 2017- 10.49 %
Windows, Windscreens and Mirrors
BMW 3 Series Windows, Windscreens and Mirrors average cost
Windscreen Replacement£ 202.09
Wing Mirror£ 180.00
Electric Window Faults£ 99.01
Window Replacement£ 159.79
Window Tinting£ 152.78
Windows, Windscreens and Mirrors - Other£ 57.32
Windscreen Wipers£ 111.04
Rear Windscreen Replacement£ 254.00
Window Repair£ 50.00

Ownership Costs - BMW 3 Series Windows, Windscreens and Mirrors

Change in repair costs

  • 2020+ 9.59 %
  • 2019+ 0.06 %
  • 2018+ 27.07 %
  • 2017- 5.92 %
Mobile Mechanics and Services
BMW 3 Series Mobile Mechanics and Services average cost
Mobile Mechanic£ 88.66
Mobile Tyre Fitting£ 108.57
Mobile Alloy Wheel Repair£ 128.67
Mobile Mechanics and Services - Other£ 109.44
Pre-Purchase Car Inspection£ 94.29
Mobile Servicing£ 158.38
Mobile Dent Repair£ 50.00
Wrong Fuel£ 147.60

Ownership Costs - BMW 3 Series Mobile Mechanics and Services

Change in repair costs

  • 2020+ 13.19 %
  • 2019+ 1.67 %
  • 2018- 18.47 %
  • 2017+ 9.80 %
Electrical and Batteries
BMW 3 Series Electrical and Batteries average cost
Alternator Repair£ 313.67
Electrical Faults£ 73.17
ECU Repairs£ 193.57
Parking Sensors£ 95.04
Car Battery£ 190.10
Lights and Bulbs£ 75.91
Electrical and Batteries - Other£ 138.03
Starter Motor£ 250.99
Check Engine Light£ 55.95
Glow Plugs£ 177.05
Sensors£ 159.22
Wiring Loom£ 180.00

Ownership Costs - BMW 3 Series Electrical and Batteries

Change in repair costs

  • 2020+ 4.51 %
  • 2019+ 16.50 %
  • 2018+ 6.29 %
  • 2017+ 19.14 %
Bodywork, Dents and Smart Repairs
BMW 3 Series Bodywork, Dents and Smart Repairs average cost
Respraying£ 482.83
Other - Bodywork, Dents and Smart Repairs£ 380.42
Accident Repairs£ 533.16
Bodyshop£ 448.13
Paintwork Repair£ 358.08
SMART Repair, Scratches and Scuffs£ 349.39
Welding£ 248.36
Dent Removal£ 403.96
Panel Beating£ 508.75
Wrapping and Vinyl Wrap£ 1230.00
Restoration£ 844.38
Tow Bar£ 249.99

Ownership Costs - BMW 3 Series Bodywork, Dents and Smart Repairs

Change in repair costs

  • 2020+ 4.75 %
  • 2019- 0.86 %
  • 2018+ 3.33 %
  • 2017+ 14.86 %
Tyres, Wheels and Tracking
BMW 3 Series Tyres, Wheels and Tracking average cost
Puncture Repair£ 37.69
Front Wheel Alignment£ 41.46
Wheel Bearing£ 208.38
Tyres, Wheels and Tracking - Other£ 161.39
Wheel Tracking£ 58.27
Tyre Fitting£ 67.50
Alloy Wheel Refurbishment£ 75.50
Front and Rear Wheel Alignment£ 72.76
Wheel Nut Removal£ 71.34
Specialist Tyres£ 96.67
Rear Wheel Alignment£ 52.25
Diamond Cut Alloy Wheel Refurb£ 277.40
Powder Coated Alloy Wheel Refurb£ 232.50

Ownership Costs - BMW 3 Series Tyres, Wheels and Tracking

Change in repair costs

  • 2020+ 35.35 %
  • 2019+ 73.84 %
  • 2018+ 10.31 %
  • 2017- 1.19 %
Not Sure - Help Me Choose!
BMW 3 Series Not Sure - Help Me Choose! average cost
General Repairs£ 179.24
Minor Repairs£ 91.78
My Car Won't Start£ 178.62
Loss of Power£ 115.61
Leak£ 137.66
Other Problem - Smoking, Strange Smells etc£ 140.45
Banging or Knocking Noise£ 75.59
Ticking or Rattling Noise£ 344.87
Squeaking or Squealing Noise£ 134.46

Ownership Costs - BMW 3 Series Not Sure - Help Me Choose!

Change in repair costs

  • 2020+ 0.02 %
  • 2019- 1.46 %
  • 2018+ 3.33 %
  • 2017- 1.12 %
Clutch and Gearbox Repairs
BMW 3 Series Clutch and Gearbox Repairs average cost
Clutch Repairs£ 477.86
Gearbox Repairs£ 216.43
Clutch and Gearbox Repairs - Other£ 495.59
Auto Gearbox Specialist£ 328.73
Reconditioned Gearbox£ 1002.17

Ownership Costs - BMW 3 Series Clutch and Gearbox Repairs

Change in repair costs

  • 2020- 4.60 %
  • 2019- 2.00 %
  • 2018+ 2.03 %
  • 2017+ 13.62 %
Diagnostics
BMW 3 Series Diagnostics average cost
Diagnostic Test£ 46.11
Diagnostics - Other£ 50.23
Electrical Fault Diagnosis£ 55.84
Engine Balancing and Remapping£ 259.25
Engine Tuning£ 97.83
Automatic Transmission Diagnostic£ 76.75
Diesel Tuning£ 61.39

Ownership Costs - BMW 3 Series Diagnostics

Change in repair costs

  • 2020+ 0.10 %
  • 2019+ 5.48 %
  • 2018+ 2.37 %
  • 2017- 8.76 %
Steering and Suspension
BMW 3 Series Steering and Suspension average cost
Shock Absorber Repair£ 282.05
Suspension Repairs£ 199.97
Steering and Suspension - Other£ 155.92
Power Steering£ 225.76
Coil Springs£ 203.70
Steering Rack£ 326.08
Axle Repairs£ 100.00
Car Pulling Left or Right£ 114.68
Steering Wheel Shaking£ 119.31

Ownership Costs - BMW 3 Series Steering and Suspension

Change in repair costs

  • 2020- 1.80 %
  • 2019+ 25.25 %
  • 2018- 3.78 %
  • 2017+ 18.15 %
Security, Locking and Keys
BMW 3 Series Security, Locking and Keys average cost
Key Replacement£ 190.52
Central Locking Systems£ 155.74
Key Programming and Codes£ 172.92
Immobiliser Faults£ 148.33
Auto Locksmith£ 154.64
Security, Locking and Keys - Other£ 103.06
Car Alarm Keeps Going Off£ 89.50

Ownership Costs - BMW 3 Series Security, Locking and Keys

Change in repair costs

  • 2020+ 4.98 %
  • 2019+ 16.24 %
  • 2018- 10.35 %
  • 2017- 1.25 %
Interior, Audio and Navigation
BMW 3 Series Interior, Audio and Navigation average cost
Convertible Roof Repair£ 104.35
Car Audio£ 80.72
Interior, NAV and Entertainment - Other£ 72.76

Ownership Costs - BMW 3 Series Interior, Audio and Navigation

Change in repair costs

  • 2020+ 13.56 %
  • 2019+ 14.20 %
  • 2018- 31.84 %
  • 2017+ 46.58 %
Safety Components
BMW 3 Series Safety Components average cost
Seatbelt Repairs£ 148.40
Airbag Repairs£ 250.01

Ownership Costs - BMW 3 Series Safety Components

Change in repair costs

  • 2020- 56.79 %
  • 2019+ 206.44 %
  • 2018- 20.56 %
Breakdown and Recovery
BMW 3 Series Breakdown and Recovery average cost
Breakdown and Recovery - Other£ 105.69
Recovery£ 100.60

Ownership Costs - BMW 3 Series Breakdown and Recovery

Change in repair costs

  • 2020+ 14.36 %
  • 2019- 0.56 %
  • 2018- 28.39 %
  • 2017- 39.49 %
Hybrid and Electric Vehicles
BMW 3 Series Hybrid and Electric Vehicles average cost
Hybrid and Electric Car Repairs£ 93.33

Ownership Costs - BMW 3 Series Hybrid and Electric Vehicles

Change in repair costs

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