Alternator Repair Estimate for Kia Optima

Kia Optima Alternator Repair costs $315 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$222 to $487
Labor: $70 -$144
Parts: $152 -$343
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$398 to 854
Average Shop price
$274 to 579
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2013 Kia OptimaL4-2.0L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$390.61Shop/Dealer Price$482.89 - $700.95
2011 Kia OptimaL4-2.4LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$425.20Shop/Dealer Price$528.00 - $797.03
2008 Kia OptimaV6-2.7LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$245.68Shop/Dealer Price$303.55 - $437.89
2008 Kia OptimaL4-2.4LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$287.69Shop/Dealer Price$356.09 - $521.97
2001 Kia OptimaL4-2.4LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$320.31Shop/Dealer Price$395.94 - $573.77
2012 Kia OptimaL4-2.4LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$312.29Shop/Dealer Price$386.78 - $571.05
2011 Kia OptimaL4-2.0L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$335.83Shop/Dealer Price$416.90 - $627.22
2005 Kia OptimaV6-2.7LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$469.11Shop/Dealer Price$582.02 - $871.52
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Parts required for a Kia Optima Alternator Repair

$152 to $343

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All about Alternator Repair

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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