Skip to content

How much does an alternator cost for a Ford Ranger?

The average cost for a Ford Ranger alternator replacement is between $330 and $354. Labor costs are estimated between $70 and $88 while parts are priced between $260 and $266. This range does not include taxes and fees, and does not factor in your specific model year or unique location.


How much is an alternator for a 1997 Ford Ranger?

We currently carry 19 Alternator products to choose from for your 1997 Ford Ranger, and our inventory prices range from as little as $129.99 up to $313.99.


How much is an alternator for a 2004 Ford Ranger?

We currently carry 15 Alternator products to choose from for your 2004 Ford Ranger, and our inventory prices range from as little as $129.99 up to $313.99.


How do you test my alternator is working?

A battery test is easy to perform and can be done at home. First, open the hood and start the car. While the engine is running, remove the negative cable from the battery. If the vehicle stalls or dies, the alternator is likely bad.


How do I know if my vehicle has a smart alternator?

If your readings are around 14.4V DC then you most likely have the traditional, non-smart alternator. If your reading is closer to 12.5-13.5V then it’s likely that you have a smart alternator.


How do you bypass a smart alternator?


What does a smart alternator do?

The smart alternator system, also known as variable voltage alternators, allow the vehicle to control the output voltage and current from the alternator based on vehicle operating conditions. The idea behind this is to reduce electrical load and in turn mechanical load on the engine by the alternator.

Also read:  Do jeeps have alternators?


How do you change the alternator on a 2004 Ford Ranger?


How do you change a starter on a 2002 Ford Ranger?


How do you change a alternator on a Ford Ranger?