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Alternator Repair Estimate for Acura RLX

Acura RLX Alternator Repair costs $651 on average.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
2015 Acura RLXV6-3.5LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$769.48Shop/Dealer Price$965.46 - $1454.17
2017 Acura RLXV6-3.5L HybridService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$751.48Shop/Dealer Price$925.71 - $1398.10
2018 Acura RLXV6-3.5L HybridService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$759.48Shop/Dealer Price$934.95 - $1408.27
2014 Acura RLXV6-3.5L HybridService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$4018.38Shop/Dealer Price$5026.03 - $7961.11
2018 Acura RLXV6-3.5LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$759.48Shop/Dealer Price$934.98 - $1408.32
2017 Acura RLXV6-3.5LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$751.48Shop/Dealer Price$925.71 - $1398.10
2015 Acura RLXV6-3.5L HybridService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$760.48Shop/Dealer Price$951.04 - $1435.68
2016 Acura RLXV6-3.5LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$760.48Shop/Dealer Price$952.22 - $1437.74
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Alternator Repair Service

How does an alternator help your car run?

The alternator is the component that charges the battery in your car. When you use electrical components in your car (stereo, lights, etc.), the battery loses power. The alternator recharges the battery, replenishing the lost battery power. The alternator is located in the engine compartment. If the alternator is not working properly, your car will only stay running for as long as the battery has power stored. Once the battery loses power, your car will not start. Normally, a malfunctioning alternator will turn on the battery warning light or will have a low volt gauge reading.

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Before repairing the alternator:

The mechanic should check the entire charging system before installing a new alternator, including checking battery cables for corrosion and the condition of the battery.

Steps when replacing an alternator:

  • Inspect entire charging system (battery, cables, alternator).
  • Inspect the drive belts.
  • Test alternator output.
  • Remove and replace alternator if found to be faulty.
  • Re-test alternator output.

Our recommendation for alternator replacements:

Ask your mechanic to inspect the condition of the charging system during every major service. The mechanic should also clean and tighten the battery cables during every major service.

What common symptoms indicate you may need to replace the Alternator?

  • Dead battery or battery will not hold a charge.
  • Dim lights.
  • Battery warning light is on.

Why repairing your alternator is important:

Your alternator charges your battery, which powers the electronics in your vehicle, such as the radio and the air conditioning. The battery is also needed to turn on your vehicle. A malfunctioning alternator will not charge your car’s battery, and your vehicle will eventually run out of battery life and not be able to start.

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Jeremy

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Jeremy
20 years of experience
Acura RLX V6-3.5L - Car is hard to start - West Palm Beach, Florida
Great. Jeremy was on time, Knowledgeable, courteous, and patient with all the questions we had about our particular problems !

Derrick

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Derrick
20 years of experience
Acura RLX V6-3.5L - Pre-purchase Car Inspection - Norfolk, Virginia
overall wasn't that bad , i mean just walk around and open the hook up check the fluid and test drive the.car , it tooks 40 mins to complete the job really not worth $96 . my car is cpo so i knew is not bad but not running the computer test no check the tire pressure for me is more like state car inspection plus the 4 more fluid check , charge for $96 is over charge and can't count on them to buy the used car at all.

MICHAEL

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MICHAEL
33 years of experience
Acura RLX V6-3.5L - Battery - Wyncote, Pennsylvania
Once he arrived, the service was quick and cordial. Thank you.

Michael

27 years of experience
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Michael
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Acura RLX V6-3.5L - Car is not starting Inspection - Chandler, Arizona
Fast, fair, and easy.

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