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Alternator Repair Estimate for Nissan 240SX

Nissan 240SX Alternator Repair costs $301 on average.

CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
1996 Nissan 240SXL4-2.4LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$579.95Shop/Dealer Price$712.34 - $1081.61
1998 Nissan 240SXL4-2.4LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$559.95Shop/Dealer Price$692.36 - $1061.64
1990 Nissan 240SXL4-2.4LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$445.75Shop/Dealer Price$549.61 - $833.24
1997 Nissan 240SXL4-2.4LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$559.95Shop/Dealer Price$692.34 - $1061.60
1991 Nissan 240SXL4-2.4LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$453.75Shop/Dealer Price$558.87 - $843.44
1995 Nissan 240SXL4-2.4LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$559.95Shop/Dealer Price$692.36 - $1061.64
1992 Nissan 240SXL4-2.4LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$459.25Shop/Dealer Price$564.20 - $848.65
1994 Nissan 240SXL4-2.4LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$459.25Shop/Dealer Price$564.61 - $849.37
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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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Brian

20 years of experience
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Brian
20 years of experience
240SX 1998 - Window is not going up or down - Jacksonville, FL
Brian did an excellent job! He was just diagnosing the air conditioner problem on my 1998 Nissan 240SX, and he was able to fix it. I asked him to check the passenger window that wouldn’t roll down, and he got that working too! I’m very pleased with Brian’s work and will definitely book him in the future!!! Your Mechanic.com has the best car mechanics in Jacksonville!!!

John

15 years of experience
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John
15 years of experience
240SX 1993 - Fuel Pump - Orlando, FL
From start to finish, very knowledgeable and professional. Goes the extra mile to make sure the task is done correctly. Definitely a 10 on the "recommended list".

Dan

32 years of experience
1001 reviews
Dan
32 years of experience
240SX 1996 - Reduced Power light is on - Jefferson, GA
"Dan the man!" - Need I say more?

Joel

15 years of experience
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Joel
15 years of experience
240SX 1998 - Tune-up - Jacksonville, FL
Joel is knowledgeable and honest. I highly recommend him.

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