Alternator Replacement Estimate for Saturn LW1

Saturn LW1 Alternator Replacement costs $368 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$368 to $378
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $298
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$688
Average Shop price
$455
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
2000 Saturn LW1L4-2.2LService typeAlternator ReplacementYourMechanic Price$391.68Shop/Dealer Price$486.62 - $738.78
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Parts required for a Saturn LW1 Alternator Replacement

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All about Alternator Replacement

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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