Toyota Repair Problems? Ask a Mechanic for Answers ASAP
When the battery light comes on, this is a problem in the charging system. This can be a problem with the battery, alternator or serpentine belt. There is a quick and easy test for the battery and alternator. But, more commonly, this is a failing alternator. The alternator sells for around $232. The Labor Time Guide calls for a little under an hour to complete the job. Labor rates vary from shop to shop, so what you pay for labor will effect the bot***** *****ne. For a job of this type, a "fair" labor rate can be anywhere from $85-$125 per hour. If you found this answer helpful, please help me by leaving a rating using the "stars" at the top of the page or click 'accept'.Rating or accepting my answer does not cost you extra. It allows me to be credited for answering your question. Please do the right thing and rate or accept!