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Jaguar X-Type: How much is the cost for replacing an alternator

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How much is the cost for replacing an alternator for a jaguar 2004 x-type?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Jaguar
Expert:  Jerry replied 1 year ago.

Hello and welcome, Super mechanic here. Thank you for trusting us with your vehicle concerns, I will do my best to help you with your question.

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If you need any more on it just let me know. Thanks

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About your vehicle.

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The average labor rate in the US is $85 per hour.


Parts Information
Part OEM Part Price
Alternator
Alternator
Manual Trans C2S40072 $650.00
Alternator Only Available As Complete Unit.
Auto Trans C2S3710 $720.00
Alternator Only Available As Complete Unit.
Labor Skill
Level
Mfg.
Warranty
Standard
Alternator
Replace B 1.0 1.9


The alternator is available after market for much less though. About $128 (autozone)
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http://www.autozone.com/autozone/parts/2004-Jaguar-X-Type-AWD/Alternator/_/N-jm7ayZ93xme?filterByKeyWord=alternator&fromString=search



With a total of around $300 plus tax and any shop charges.


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
,I do not understand. Is the cost $720.00 plus labor ? Is the cost less if I take the car to a non-dealership? I need more detailed info
Expert:  Jerry replied 1 year ago.
It's pretty simple. $720 from the manufacurer. $128 from Autozone. Then the labor is 1.9 hours, that is one hour plus nine tenths of one hour. Te dealer will want to sell you the $720 alternator and any other shop will normally get one from an after market supplier, like autozone or any other that is less expensive than Jaguar, thanks


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