Originally Posted by aesfah
This is called fraud. High overhead? Charge higher hourly rates. Or better yet, a flat fee for simple procedures like this.
I suggest if you can't understand why dealers charge so much for servicing your car and you think you are being ripped off, then buy the proper tools, find a suitable facility, gain the knowledge, and DIY.
Here's a news flash: BMWs ARE EXPENSIVE TO MAINTAIN! They've just become expensive to maintain, they never were before. Never since they became mainstream in the 1980's were they expensive to maintain. Everyone should be suprised with this fact.