Alternator Repair Estimate for Mercedes-Benz 500SEC

Mercedes-Benz 500SEC Alternator Repair costs $441 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$389 to $562
Labor: $70 -$144
Parts: $319 -$418
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$730 to 1003
Average Shop price
$482 to 672
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1993 Mercedes-Benz 500SECV8-5.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$577.64Shop/Dealer Price$736.29 - $1109.33
1984 Mercedes-Benz 500SECV8-5.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$407.99Shop/Dealer Price$518.02 - $790.66
1985 Mercedes-Benz 500SECV8-5.0LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$407.99Shop/Dealer Price$517.94 - $790.53
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Parts required for a Mercedes-Benz 500SEC Alternator Repair

$418

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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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