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Alternator Repair Estimate for Audi 100

Audi 100 Alternator Repair costs $325 on average.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
1993 Audi 100V6-2.8LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$617.94Shop/Dealer Price$776.04 - $1151.09
1989 Audi 100L5-2.3LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$427.15Shop/Dealer Price$535.67 - $812.34
1991 Audi 100L5-2.3LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$427.15Shop/Dealer Price$535.67 - $812.34
1992 Audi 100V6-2.8LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$599.94Shop/Dealer Price$752.98 - $1124.23
1994 Audi 100V6-2.8LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$599.94Shop/Dealer Price$753.10 - $1124.44
1990 Audi 100L5-2.3LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$427.15Shop/Dealer Price$535.67 - $812.34
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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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Frank

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Frank
8 years of experience
Audi 100 V6-2.8L - Pre-purchase Car Inspection - Chicago, Illinois
Frank was great - kept me informed and performed a solid inspection of a vintage car that I was purchasing 800 miles from home.

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7 years of experience
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Bereketeab
7 years of experience
Audi 100 V6-2.8L - Spark Plugs - Sacramento, California
Goes above and beyond, helped save my coil pack when a plug wire was stuck in it. He didn't give up and got it out and finished the job.

Trevor

22 years of experience
185 reviews
Trevor
22 years of experience
Audi A4 Quattro V6-3.0L - Alternator Repair - San Diego, California
Trevor was awesome! He showed up and introduced himself and got right to work. I will def recommend him for any of your car problems.

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Audi A4 Quattro L4-1.8L Turbo - Alternator - Alpharetta, Georgia
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