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Auto Mechanics | Ajax | Alternator Repair
ALTERNATOR REPAIR IN AJAX, ON
OUR ALTERNATOR REPAIR SHOP IN AJAX INCLUDES ALTERNATOR INSPECTION, REPLACEMENT AND REBUILT ALTERNATORS. WE WELCOME CUSTOMERS IN SURROUNDING AREAS SUCH AS CENTRAL AJAX, RIVERSIDE, DUFFINS BAY, APPLECROFT, CLOVER RIDGE, NORTHEAST & NORTHWEST AJAX.
* Please be advised during our busy seasons beginning April 1st and October 1st, service is by appointment only. Thank you for your understanding!
Alternator Replacement on Westney Rd in Ajax
Our alternator replacement shop on Westney Road South in Ajax is across the street from Hilton Garden Inn Ajax and the Keg Steakhouse. We are located in the southwestern part of the city near the intersection of Westney Road South and Bayly Street West. We're about 4 kilometers west of the Ajax GO Station, about 3 kilometers south of the Durham Centre shopping mall, and within a few kilometers of Ajax's Rotary and Waterfront Park.
Our Ajax alternator replacement shop location provides relatively quick access to Highway 401, as well as Harwood Avenue and Kingston Road West. This can make it easier to commute to other parts of Ajax or nearby cities once we’ve completed your alternator service.
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Quality Alternator Repair & Cost in Ajax
Alternator Repair on a 2013 Toyota Camry, Along With Cost Estimate:
Problem: The customer noticed that the battery light on the dashboard was illuminated, and the car had difficulty starting. They brought the vehicle to our alternator repair shop in AJax and we diagnosed the problem as a faulty alternator.
Solution: Our mechanic recommended repairing the alternator by replacing it with a new one. We sourced a high-quality aftermarket alternator that was compatible with the 2013 Toyota Camry. We also replaced the drive belt and tensioner pulley, as those components had been worn down by the faulty alternator.
Cost Estimate: The cost of the alternator repair in Ajax was broken down as follows:
Aftermarket Alternator: $149.99
Drive Belt: $29.90
Tensioner Pulley: $52.50
Total Cost: $352.39
The customer was satisfied with the repair and the cost estimate, and the car was running smoothly after their alternator repair in Ajax.
Alternator Repair Symptoms
Not sure if the problem is an alternator repair? Here are some signs that your alternator may need to be replaced:
Warning light: The dashboard warning light for the battery or charging system may illuminate.
Dimming or flickering lights: When driving, you may notice that the headlights or interior lights dim or flicker.
Dead battery: If your battery is frequently dying, it could be a sign that the alternator is not properly charging the battery.
Strange noises: A faulty alternator may produce unusual noises such as a whining or grinding sound.
Electrical issues: You may experience electrical issues such as power windows or locks not functioning correctly, or your radio or other electronics turning off unexpectedly.
Burning smell: If you detect a burning smell coming from under the hood, it could be a sign of a failing alternator.
If you notice any of these signs, it is important to have your alternator checked and repaired by our qualified local mechanic as soon as possible to avoid further damage or breakdown.
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Alternator Repair in Ajax - The Process
Replacing an alternator typically involves several steps and may vary depending on the specific make and model of the vehicle. In general, the process of alternator replacement in Ajax includes:
Diagnosis: The mechanic will first diagnose the problem to confirm that the alternator needs to be replaced.
Disconnecting the battery: The mechanic will disconnect the negative battery cable to prevent electrical shock and damage to the electrical system.
Removing the serpentine belt: The serpentine belt needs to be removed from the alternator, which may require loosening other components such as the tensioner.
Disconnecting electrical connections: The electrical connections to the alternator need to be disconnected, including the output wire and any other sensors or controls.
Removing the old alternator: Once all electrical connections and the serpentine belt are removed, the old alternator can be taken out.
Installing the new alternator: The new alternator can then be installed, following the reverse order of the above steps.
Reconnecting electrical connections: The electrical connections are reconnected, including the output wire and any other sensors or controls.
Reinstalling the serpentine belt: The serpentine belt is reinstalled, and all components that were loosened are tightened to their proper torque specification.
Reconnecting the battery: The negative battery cable is reconnected.
Testing: The mechanic will then test the new alternator to ensure it is functioning correctly.
Overall, alternator replacement is a complex task that requires expertise and experience in automotive repair. It's best to have our certified local mechanic perform this job to ensure proper installation and avoid any further damage to the vehicle.
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Book Your Alternator Repair in Ajax Today!
Having your alternator repair in Ajax is fast and easy at our garage. Just tell us what you drive and when you'd like to come in and we'll handle it from there.
Before we replace your alternator, we will inspect your complete charging system and inform you if the problem is indeed an alternator repair. If that's the problem, we have plenty of options from rebuilt to replacement alternators in Ajax to fit the budget.
Request service or give us a call for a quote!
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Monday: 8am - 6pm
Tuesday: 8am - 6pm
Wednesday: 8am - 6pm
Thursday: 8am - 6pm
Friday: 8am - 5:30
Saturday: 8:30am - 2pm