I need my alternator belt changed, and my right/ front CV boot replace due to a tear. My mechanic friend is recommending I change the entire axle...not just the boot because it's "easier". I live in Hawaii, where everything costs more, but I was wondering what a reasonable price for labor only to replace alternator belt, and change CV boot would be. I've already purchased parts, so I'd rather just change the boot (lifetime warranty) instead of the entire axle. Any thoughts would be appreciated.