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BMW 340i xDrive Ignition Switch Replacement Cost

Know what price you should pay to get your vehicle fixed.

The average cost for a BMW 340i xDrive ignition switch replacement is between $183 and $275. Labor costs are estimated between $61 and $78 while parts are priced between $122 and $197. Estimate does not include taxes and fees.
Note about price: The cost of this service or repair can vary by location, your vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Related repairs may also be needed. Talk with a RepairPal Certified shop to learn which repairs might be right for you.

What are the symptoms related to a bad ignition switch?

When the electrical portion of the ignition switch fails, the vehicle will permanently or intermittently lose power to certain systems and components, depending on which position the key is in.

The vehicle may not turn on accessories like the air conditioner, or the vehicle may fail to start. In intermittent cases, the vehicle may randomly fail to respond to the key being turned, or stall while driving. These symptoms may come and go for some time before the ignition switch completely fails.

Can I drive with a electrical ignition switch problem?

When ignition switch issues arise, it will be dangerous or impossible to drive the car. Depending on the point of failure, the vehicle could leave you stranded, stall in traffic, or even fail to turn off the engine when the key is removed.

You should have the ignition switch repaired as soon as possible.

How often do electrical ignition switches need to be replaced?

Most cars and trucks won't have issues with the ignition switch, but if they occur, they typically happen to older, high-mileage vehicles.

Ignition Switch Replacement Cost Estimates

The average cost for an Ignition Switch Replacement is between $183 and $275 but can vary from car to car.