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internal88, VW Mechanic
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Pearl I am replacing a turbo on a 2012 VW GTI and wanted to

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Pearl I am replacing a turbo on a 2012 VW GTI and wanted to know how many labor hours to charge the insurance company.
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Customer: We already have the turbo installed I just don't have any info on what to charge the insurance company.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  internal88 replied 1 year ago.
Hello, I'm Matt. VW tech.According to VW the labor rate for turbo charge replacement is 6.0 hours.Typically a VW tech charge $120 per hour.Please rate me positive, thank you!