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Alternator Repair Estimate for Volvo 940

Volvo 940 Alternator Repair costs $236 on average. Following is a breakdown of the labor and parts estimates.

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$180 to $278
Labor: $70 -$80
Parts: $110 -$198
Average Dealer price
$314 to 489
Average Shop price
$221 to 331
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1991 Volvo 940L4-2.3LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$272.34Shop/Dealer Price$337.45 - $500.09
1993 Volvo 940L4-2.3LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$246.95Shop/Dealer Price$305.78 - $449.44
1991 Volvo 940L4-2.3L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$244.41Shop/Dealer Price$302.55 - $444.27
1993 Volvo 940L4-2.3L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$280.06Shop/Dealer Price$347.14 - $515.60
1995 Volvo 940L4-2.3LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$189.32Shop/Dealer Price$233.68 - $334.07
1994 Volvo 940L4-2.3L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$259.37Shop/Dealer Price$321.23 - $474.14
1994 Volvo 940L4-2.3LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$189.87Shop/Dealer Price$234.45 - $335.31
1992 Volvo 940L4-2.3LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$246.95Shop/Dealer Price$305.78 - $449.43
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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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Peter
31 years of experience
First time using this service. Peter showed up on a timely manner and work on my car while I watched. He was very friendly and professional.
2000 VOLVO V40 - CHECK ENGINE LIGHT IS ON INSPECTION
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Rodney was very prompt, courteous, and thorough, and fully explained the issue that was going on and what it would take to fix it. He'll be doing my repairs next week.
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21 years of experience
Eugenio is great. Knowledgeable, punctual, and trustworthy!
2000 VOLVO S80 - ALTERNATOR REPAIR
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Timothy
17 years of experience
Good guy really took his time to make sure we diagnosed the problem accurately.
1986 VOLVO 740 - CHECK COOLING SYSTEM
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CarServiceYourMechanic PriceShop/Dealer Price
1991 Volvo 940L4-2.3LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$272.34Shop/Dealer Price$337.45 - $500.09
1993 Volvo 940L4-2.3LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$246.95Shop/Dealer Price$305.78 - $449.44
1991 Volvo 940L4-2.3L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$244.41Shop/Dealer Price$302.55 - $444.27
1993 Volvo 940L4-2.3L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$280.06Shop/Dealer Price$347.14 - $515.60
1995 Volvo 940L4-2.3LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$189.32Shop/Dealer Price$233.68 - $334.07
1994 Volvo 940L4-2.3L TurboService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$259.37Shop/Dealer Price$321.23 - $474.14
1994 Volvo 940L4-2.3LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$189.87Shop/Dealer Price$234.45 - $335.31
1992 Volvo 940L4-2.3LService typeAlternator RepairYourMechanic Price$246.95Shop/Dealer Price$305.78 - $449.43
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