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Alternator Repair Estimate for Ford F-250 HD

Ford F-250 HD Alternator Repair costs $325 on average.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
1997 Ford F-250 HDV8-7.3L Turbo DieselService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$674.93Shop/Dealer Price$834.26 - $1285.59
1997 Ford F-250 HDV8-5.8LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$512.95Shop/Dealer Price$631.72 - $961.53
1997 Ford F-250 HDV8-7.5LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$506.23Shop/Dealer Price$623.38 - $948.19
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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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Miguel

19 years of experience
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Miguel
19 years of experience
Ford F-250 HD - Car is not starting - New Milford, New Jersey
I had a no start issue with my f-250. I tried all the bases, but Miguel found the problem I suspected. Well see how the repair goes. He was very kind and knowledgeable. Points you in the right direction

Patrick

9 years of experience
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Patrick
9 years of experience
Ford F-250 HD - Starter - Mesa, Arizona
Patrick seemed very knowledgeable, and was very friendly.

Luis

10 years of experience
70 reviews
Luis
10 years of experience
Ford F-250 HD - Water Pump - Albuquerque, New Mexico
He did a great job.

Ajay

7 years of experience
32 reviews
Ajay
7 years of experience
Ford F-250 HD - Door does not lock or open - Raleigh, North Carolina
Ajay P. was great! He assessed the situation and made the repair without flaw,.. During the repair, an issue came up and he was able to troubleshoot the issue and make the correction on site quickly and efficiently. He was very professional and kept me in the loop the entire time. His partner Dylan T. was very helpful as well and the two techs worked great together. I'll call them for all of my future maintenance needs for sure! They're mobile and will come right out to me where ever I'm at! THANKS Again Ajay!!

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