Electric: Starting & Charging

Alternator, Replace

Service Name:

Alternator, Replace

Service Description:

Remove and replace the alternator (generator).

Service Specifics:

Remove and replace the alternator (generator). Check and replace alternator belt as needed. Verify proper the charging system output. For more information, please refer to starting and charging system.

Things to Know or Ask About Your Job

This is a very important part of the charging system and there are many inferior products on the market. Ask the technician to use a recognized, quality brand. Request that an ASE Certified Electrical technician do this work.

Disclaimer

The actual cost of this service will vary due to factors such as the condition of your vehicle, your climate, your geography, and your driving style. Your Service Provider has the knowledge and expertise to make the final price determination.

Starter, Replace

Service Name:

Starter, Replace

Service Description:

Remove and replace the starter motor.

Service Specifics:

Remove and replace the starter motor. Check the battery cables and replace if needed. Verify proper battery voltage and cranking speed. For more information, please refer to starting and charging system.

Things to Know or Ask About Your Job

This is a very important part of the starting system and there are many inferior products on the market. Ask the technician to use a recognized, quality brand. Also ask the technician to check the flywheel “teeth” for damage due to the problem starter.

Disclaimer

The actual cost of this service will vary due to factors such as the condition of your vehicle, your climate, your geography, and your driving style. Your Service Provider has the knowledge and expertise to make the final price determination.

Starting & Charging System Check

Service Name:

Starting & Charging System Check

Service Description:

Check the starter motor for proper operation and check the charging system for proper electrical output.

Service Specifics:

Check the starter motor for proper operation and check the charging system for proper output. Early prevention will save you from the sinking feeling of being stranded, not to mention the cost of road side assistance. Keeping the battery connections clean and making sure the alternator belt is in good condition and properly adjusted is essential. For more information you can refer to the starting system.

Things to Know or Ask About Your Job

Request that an ASE Certified Electrical Technician service your car. Ask for a written estimate on parts and labor.

Disclaimer

The actual cost of this service will vary due to factors such as the condition of your vehicle, your climate, your geography, and your driving style. Your Service Provider has the knowledge and expertise to make the final price determination.