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Alternator Repair Estimate for Volkswagen Jetta

Volkswagen Jetta Alternator Repair costs $421 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$167 to $854
Labor: $70 -$216
Parts: $97 -$638
Average Dealer price
$287 to 1528
Average Shop price
$205 to 1023
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2015 Volkswagen JettaL4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$902.12Shop/Dealer Price$1124.67 - $1759.65
2006 Volkswagen JettaL4-1.9L Turbo DieselService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$785.48Shop/Dealer Price$978.36 - $1517.60
2009 Volkswagen JettaL4-2.0L TurboService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$958.12Shop/Dealer Price$1192.33 - $1836.05
2010 Volkswagen JettaL5-2.5LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$898.98Shop/Dealer Price$1118.44 - $1717.84
2003 Volkswagen JettaL4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$691.96Shop/Dealer Price$861.39 - $1330.44
1984 Volkswagen JettaL4-1.7LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$443.12Shop/Dealer Price$549.72 - $823.80
2003 Volkswagen JettaL4-1.9L Turbo DieselService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$817.02Shop/Dealer Price$1015.78 - $1549.61
2004 Volkswagen JettaL4-1.8L TurboService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$691.96Shop/Dealer Price$861.45 - $1330.55
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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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Andrew

7 years of experience
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Andrew
7 years of experience
Andrew was great! He showed up early and knocked out the job quick. I will definitely be using him again for further jobs. Highly recommended!!
2010 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA - ALTERNATOR - ODENTON, MARYLAND

David

12 years of experience
214 reviews
David
12 years of experience
Initially I was Upset cause he showed up late but once he got here and did his job I was Pleasantly surprised
2002 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA - ALTERNATOR - SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA

Junior

22 years of experience
56 reviews
Junior
22 years of experience
Finding a mechanic that could work with my car has been a hassle but junior knew exactly what he was doing immediately. He was definitely patient and honest and gave me helpful advice and pointers. Definitely would recommend him and plan on booking him for future appointments.
2006 VOLKSWAGEN JETTA - ALTERNATOR - POMPANO BEACH, FLORIDA
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CarServiceEstimateShop/Dealer Price
2015 Volkswagen JettaL4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$902.12Shop/Dealer Price$1124.67 - $1759.65
2006 Volkswagen JettaL4-1.9L Turbo DieselService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$785.48Shop/Dealer Price$978.36 - $1517.60
2009 Volkswagen JettaL4-2.0L TurboService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$958.12Shop/Dealer Price$1192.33 - $1836.05
2010 Volkswagen JettaL5-2.5LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$898.98Shop/Dealer Price$1118.44 - $1717.84
2003 Volkswagen JettaL4-2.0LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$691.96Shop/Dealer Price$861.39 - $1330.44
1984 Volkswagen JettaL4-1.7LService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$443.12Shop/Dealer Price$549.72 - $823.80
2003 Volkswagen JettaL4-1.9L Turbo DieselService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$817.02Shop/Dealer Price$1015.78 - $1549.61
2004 Volkswagen JettaL4-1.8L TurboService typeAlternator RepairEstimate$691.96Shop/Dealer Price$861.45 - $1330.55
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