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Q: I think my alternator needs to be replaced

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My car wont start and before it died my lights started to dim all my gauges stopped working and then i lost my radio we jumped started it and it started right up but we almost didnt make it home

My car has 156 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

Hi there. What you’re describing is commonly associated with a bad or failing alternator or a bad alternator relay. If you would like a professional to assist you with this repair, contact a professional mobile technician, such as one from YourMechanic, to come and replace your alternator for you.

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