Alternator Repair Estimate for Mazda 3

Mazda 3 Alternator Repair costs $309 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$272 to $409
Labor: $84 -$128
Parts: $188 -$281
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$488 to 710
Average Shop price
$335 to 484
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2010 Mazda 3L4-2.5LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$322.66Shop/Dealer Price$399.75 - $591.82
2012 Mazda 3L4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$309.36Shop/Dealer Price$383.20 - $565.35
2012 Mazda 3L4-2.3L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$409.91Shop/Dealer Price$507.65 - $748.54
2008 Mazda 3L4-2.3L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$379.35Shop/Dealer Price$469.49 - $687.48
2007 Mazda 3L4-2.3LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$287.64Shop/Dealer Price$355.99 - $521.79
2005 Mazda 3L4-2.3LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$287.64Shop/Dealer Price$355.97 - $521.76
2005 Mazda 3L4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$288.58Shop/Dealer Price$357.25 - $523.83
2013 Mazda 3L4-2.5LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$318.25Shop/Dealer Price$394.31 - $583.12
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Parts required for a Mazda 3 Alternator Repair

$188 to $281

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Joshua
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Josh is the kind of mechanic you always want to work on your car. He truly has a passion for fixing cars and can explain what needs to be done in terms i could understand. He's the kind of mechanic that you can trust. I'm not trying to sugarcoat this but I had a great experience with him replacing my a/c compressor and will ask for him again for my next service needs.
2004 MAZDA 3 - CAR AC COMPRESSOR REPLACEMENT
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Lucas
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The mechanics themselves are great. But the Your Mechanic business side of things wasn't at their level. The initial diagnostic said I should replace an O2 sensor. I scheduled the appointment to have it replaced. Two days prior to the appointment, 'your mechanic' called and said the initial quote was wrong and that I needed a different O2 sensor which was more expensive. I OKed the different part and when the mechanic showed up, it turned out to be the wrong part for the car and the mechanic said I needed the sensor which was originally recommended. This caused a completely unnecessary delay and multiple appointments which didn't need to happen. I asked the customer service rep why they changed the part recommendation in the first place, and he didn't really have an answer for me. I can't help but think it was an attempt to up-sell me. They did compensate my trouble by throwing in a belt replacement for free and said they gave me another discount as well. So I appreciate that. But in terms of trust and reliability of the business, I'm going to have a hard time vouching for this service as the convenience factor was clearly compromised.
2007 MAZDA 3 - SERPENTINE/DRIVE BELT REPLACEMENT
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Noe
31 years of experience
Noe was very professional and arrived in a timely manner. He checked that my repair was required before actually doing the work, and when it turned out it wasn't, he showed me exactly why it wasn't required. To be specific, he showed me the depth of my current brake pads vs the depth of the new brake pads, which saved me a lot of money. He was upfront and honest, and I really appreciated his demeanor.
2004 MAZDA 3 - CAR INSPECTION
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Matthew
12 years of experience
Punctual, Informed and personable.
2005 MAZDA 3 - TRAILING ARM BUSHINGS REPLACEMENT (PASSENGER SIDE)
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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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