Try a local rebuilder, Guy I use charges $ 50. and gives a great
Ask local garages or the Yellow pages. Carl E.
----- Original Message -----
From: Jason Dutt <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Monday, August 02, 1999 12:19 AM
> I'm shopping for a new alternator since mine just bit the dust. Here's
> I've found:
> 1) Moss, VB, etc. offers alternators in the $150 range. Remanufactured
> with return of the old part expected.
> 2) NAPA has them for $96. Remanufactured LUCAS alternators, done by
> 3) Autozone has them for $65. No details on these at all.
> So...does anyone know what gives here? Why the huge difference in cost
> one supplier to another? I have to wonder about the Autozone part in
> I went ahead and ordered one from Autozone anyway. I can always return it
> (or not even take it out of the store) if I'm not satisfied. If it's not
> OE, I can at least use it for now then keep it as a back up...cash is a
> little tight right now. Autozone also offers a lifetime warranty on it,
> if it blows up, they replace it.
> Best Regards,