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Alternator Repair Estimate for Kia Sportage

Kia Sportage Alternator Repair costs $357 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$192 to $666
Labor: $70 -$128
Parts: $122 -$538
Average Dealer price
$338 to 1225
Average Shop price
$236 to 806
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2012 Kia SportageL4-2.4LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$727.16Shop/Dealer Price$905.37 - $1400.81
2010 Kia SportageL4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$424.16Shop/Dealer Price$527.29 - $803.85
2006 Kia SportageL4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$409.08Shop/Dealer Price$508.39 - $773.61
2007 Kia SportageL4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$409.08Shop/Dealer Price$508.41 - $773.65
2014 Kia SportageL4-2.0L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$1146.54Shop/Dealer Price$1430.21 - $2248.51
2008 Kia SportageV6-2.7LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$757.02Shop/Dealer Price$941.50 - $1442.68
1997 Kia SportageL4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$425.16Shop/Dealer Price$528.56 - $805.88
1995 Kia SportageL4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$425.16Shop/Dealer Price$528.54 - $805.84
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Alternator Repair Service & Cost

What is the Alternator all about?

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.

Alternator

Keep in mind:

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.

How it's done:

  • 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:

Ask your mechanic to inspect the condition of the charging system during every major service. 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.

How important is this service?

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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Kia Sportage Repair

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Harish

19 years of experience
302 reviews
Harish
19 years of experience
Great job very friendly and professional
2007 KIA SORENTO - ALTERNATOR - CHARLOTTE, NC

Jose

6 years of experience
167 reviews
Jose
6 years of experience
A dealer was trying to take me for a ride to change the alternator for $540 after taxes ($220 for parts and 3.5 to4.5 hrs). Having done this several times over the years and working in a garage 30 yrs ago, I know it should only take 1.5 hrs and the part would be $120 to $160. I gave this a shot hoping for the best. The price was right what I would expect as well as the estimated time included in the price. After booking at 4:15 PM an emergency came up and I needed to leave early at 5. I sent a message asking (kind of pleading) if Jose might show up or finish early. He was smart and didn't proomise anything as he didn't know what he was getting into fully yet but shaid he would do his best. He did. I am rarely impressed by others and more often disappointed with "service calls". However, Jose DID impress. He showed up 45 minutes early and completed the work in record time. Thanks again! Needless to say he's already being recommended to my co-workers and he will be called on again by myself.
2007 KIA SEDONA - ALTERNATOR - TAMPA, FL

Jason

20 years of experience
57 reviews
Jason
20 years of experience
I really appreciate how Jason responded in such short notice and came to my aid, did a great job with no mess and I'm able to get back to school. Thank you so much.
2008 KIA AMANTI - ALTERNATOR - MOORE, OK

Chris

26 years of experience
13 reviews
Chris
26 years of experience
Great experience, Chris was very friendly and knowledgeable.
2002 KIA SPORTAGE - BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER - MARICOPA, AZ
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2012 Kia SportageL4-2.4LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$727.16Shop/Dealer Price$905.37 - $1400.81
2010 Kia SportageL4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$424.16Shop/Dealer Price$527.29 - $803.85
2006 Kia SportageL4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$409.08Shop/Dealer Price$508.39 - $773.61
2007 Kia SportageL4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$409.08Shop/Dealer Price$508.41 - $773.65
2014 Kia SportageL4-2.0L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$1146.54Shop/Dealer Price$1430.21 - $2248.51
2008 Kia SportageV6-2.7LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$757.02Shop/Dealer Price$941.50 - $1442.68
1997 Kia SportageL4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$425.16Shop/Dealer Price$528.56 - $805.88
1995 Kia SportageL4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$425.16Shop/Dealer Price$528.54 - $805.84
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