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Alternator Repair Estimate for Saturn Ion

Saturn Ion Alternator Repair costs $316 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$265 to $378
Labor: $84 -$152
Parts: $181 -$226
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$473 to 630
Average Shop price
$326 to 441
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2005 Saturn IonL4-2.0L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$545.76Shop/Dealer Price$676.54 - $1006.80
2005 Saturn IonL4-2.2LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$536.94Shop/Dealer Price$667.68 - $1020.52
2007 Saturn IonL4-2.0L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$545.76Shop/Dealer Price$676.58 - $1006.88
2003 Saturn IonL4-2.2LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$536.94Shop/Dealer Price$667.65 - $1020.47
2004 Saturn IonL4-2.0L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$545.76Shop/Dealer Price$676.56 - $1006.84
2006 Saturn IonL4-2.0L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$545.76Shop/Dealer Price$676.53 - $1006.78
2004 Saturn IonL4-2.2LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$536.94Shop/Dealer Price$667.70 - $1020.55
2006 Saturn IonL4-2.2LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$564.94Shop/Dealer Price$701.51 - $1058.72
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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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Lucas was the best! He told me exactly what needed to be done - and how inexpensively! I was expecting to spend about $1000 on a replacement axle - but when he showed me the pieces that needed replacing, they only came out to just over $100! He is an incredibly qualified, honest, and wonderful mechanic. I would love to have him service my car again and cannot recommend YourMechanic.com enough to all of my friends.
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17 years of experience
Didn't expect any less! He showed up right on time and did his job and now I feel so much more safe driving to work an hour and half every day and then another hour and half home. Thank you so much!
2004 SATURN ION - ALTERNATOR REPAIR
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2005 Saturn IonL4-2.0L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$545.76Shop/Dealer Price$676.54 - $1006.80
2005 Saturn IonL4-2.2LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$536.94Shop/Dealer Price$667.68 - $1020.52
2007 Saturn IonL4-2.0L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$545.76Shop/Dealer Price$676.58 - $1006.88
2003 Saturn IonL4-2.2LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$536.94Shop/Dealer Price$667.65 - $1020.47
2004 Saturn IonL4-2.0L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$545.76Shop/Dealer Price$676.56 - $1006.84
2006 Saturn IonL4-2.0L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$545.76Shop/Dealer Price$676.53 - $1006.78
2004 Saturn IonL4-2.2LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$536.94Shop/Dealer Price$667.70 - $1020.55
2006 Saturn IonL4-2.2LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$564.94Shop/Dealer Price$701.51 - $1058.72
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