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Alternator Replacement Service & Cost

What to Expect:

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
Alternator

Keep in Mind:

Your 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 much does Alternator Replacement cost?

It depends on the type of car you drive and the auto repair shop you go to. Our mechanics are mobile, which means they don't have the overhead that repair shops have. They provide you convenience by coming to your home or office.

Car Labor Cost Parts Cost Average Dealer Price YourMechanic Savings
2005 BMW 545i $204.25 $685.07 $856.07 - $922.57 $775 12%
1997 Saturn SC1 $139.75 $181.97 $298.97 - $344.47 $265 17%
2010 Chevrolet Express 2500 $107.50 $270.37 $360.37 - $395.37 $325 14%
2003 Subaru Impreza $107.50 $291.17 $381.17 - $416.17 $344 13%
1995 Mercedes-Benz SL500 $150.50 $556.00 $682.00 - $731.00 $510 27%
2006 Lexus RX330 $107.50 $140.37 $230.37 - $265.37 $205 17%
1998 BMW 323is $107.50 $448.47 $538.47 - $573.47 $391 29%
2010 Lexus RX350 $387.00 $244.37 $568.37 - $694.37 $496 21%
1996 GMC Safari $107.50 $168.97 $258.97 - $293.97 $231 16%
2000 Buick Century $150.50 $201.47 $327.47 - $376.47 $291 17%

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