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How much does alternator replacement cost in Edinburgh?

How much does alternator replacement cost in Edinburgh?

A typical alternator replacement cost in Edinburgh ranges between £218 - £700. The average cost is usually around £459 including parts and labour. Depending on your model and where you live, the price can be higher or lower. See the exact price for your car.

Price estimates last updated 4 months ago

Car make
and model
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Fiat Punto
£336£248 - £303£61
Porsche 911
£698£491 - £600£153
Ford Probe
£274£218 - £267£32
Chevrolet Cruze
£372£284 - £347£57
Jaguar S-Type
£664£498 - £609£111
Vauxhall Vivaro-A
£415£290 - £354£93
Fiat Panda
£319£224 - £274£70
BMW 1 Series
£375£299 - £365£43
Renault Scenic
£506£362 - £442£104
Mercedes E-Class
£706£572 - £700£70
Fiat Punto
£336£248 - £303£61
Porsche 911
£698£491 - £600£153
Ford Probe
£274£218 - £267£32
Chevrolet Cruze
£372£284 - £347£57
Jaguar S-Type
£664£498 - £609£111

Our expert insights into alternator replacement in Edinburgh

Our expert insights into alternator replacement in Edinburgh

What does an alternator do?

It is the device responsible for generating electricity to charge the battery, and it’s coupled with the engine drive, which means whenever the car is running, the battery is being charged!

Symptoms of a malfunctioning alternator

If your battery is flat and refuses to accept charge through normal driving, or if your headlamps aren’t as bright as normal, then your alternator could be the problem.

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How much does it cost to fix my car?

Save up to 30% on your alternator replacement in Edinburgh. See our table above to browse our honest, upfront prices.

What happens when we replace your alternator?

Our efficient and fully qualified mechanics will replace your alternator, and you will be advised of any other connected or associated problems arising from its malfunction.


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What does an alternator do?

It is the device responsible for generating electricity to charge the battery, and it’s coupled with the engine drive, which means whenever the car is running, the battery is being charged!

Symptoms of a malfunctioning alternator

If your battery is flat and refuses to accept charge through normal driving, or if your headlamps aren’t as bright as normal, then your alternator could be the problem.

View more symptomsView more symptoms

How much does it cost to fix my car?

Save up to 30% on your alternator replacement in Edinburgh. See our table above to browse our honest, upfront prices.

What happens when we replace your alternator?

Our efficient and fully qualified mechanics will replace your alternator, and you will be advised of any other connected or associated problems arising from its malfunction.


Learn more

Daniel, from London

Hey Fixter, how often should an alternator need replacing?
Daniel
Nav

Nav, Fixter in-house mechanic expert

checked
Collection and delivery — anywhere

Our trusted and certified garages in Edinburgh

Truetest Motors Ltd

Truetest Motors Ltd

Edinburgh, UK
stars-4.5
23 reviews
We are located in Edinburgh, UK and handle your vehicle's MOT, Servicing and Repairs for all car makes and models.
RENTEC AUTOCARE

RENTEC AUTOCARE

Edinburgh, UK
stars-4.5
22 reviews
"Established in 2008, we are an Independent Renault specialist who has over 30 years’ experience in the motor trade industry. Rentec Autocare are a n...
Ecosse Peugeot Specialists Ltd

Ecosse Peugeot Specialists Ltd

Central Scotland, UK
stars-4.5
29 reviews
Ecosse Peugeot Specialists Ltd is located in Central Scotland, UK. We provide quality car services and repairs with our team of expert mechanics
Dunedin Autos

Dunedin Autos

Coatbridge, UK
stars-4.5
11 reviews
Dunedin Autos are a well-established accident repair and car servicing centre in Coatbridge. From bodywork repairs to insurance repairs and much more,...
Uddingston Service & MOT Centre Ltd

Uddingston Service & MOT Centre Ltd

Glasgow, UK
stars-5
20 reviews
Uddingston Service & MOT Centre Ltd and their team of qualified mechanics at Glasgow, UK look after your cars MOT, Servicing and Repairs
Auto Solutions East LTD

Auto Solutions East LTD

Glasgow, UK
stars-5
10 reviews
We are located in Glasgow, UK and handle your vehicle's MOT, Servicing and Repairs for all car makes and models.

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We personally select every local garage based on our unique 25-point criteria, which includes staff qualifications, equipment standards and customer ratings.

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Identical to your manufacturer’s, but much cheaper!

In-house experts approve all work personally 🔍

Every service carried out by our partner garages is fully reviewed.

12-month warranty on parts and labour 🛠

Any additional work needed will be carried out for free.

Your alternator replacement is in safe hands with our top-rated mechanics

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We personally select every local garage based on our unique 25-point criteria, which includes staff qualifications, equipment standards and customer ratings.

Fully qualified mechanics with 10+ years’ experience 👨‍🔧

Your car is in the UK’s safest expert hands.

Manufacturer-equivalent parts only ⚙️

Identical to your manufacturer’s, but much cheaper!

In-house experts approve all work personally 🔍

Every service carried out by our partner garages is fully reviewed.

12-month warranty on parts and labour 🛠

Any additional work needed will be carried out for free.

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