We currently carry 4 Alternator products to choose from for your 2004 Nissan Maxima, and our inventory prices range from as little as $222.99 up to $454.99.
Where is the alternator located on a 2004 Nissan Maxima?
The Nissan Maxima alternator is located in the engine compartment along the belt path. The alternator is at the bottom of the engine and can be removed quickly and without complications.
Can alternator drain battery?
Contrary to its purpose, an alternator can drain a battery. It’s rare, but it’s possible. A draw on the battery only occurs if there’s a problem with either a component in the alternator itself or connections to it.
What causes an alternator to go bad?
There are a few issues that could make the alternator go bad, such as jump-starting the car the wrong way or installing an accessory that overloads it. Leaking fluid in the alternator or a tight belt can also cause damage to the alternator bearings, causing premature wearing.
How long will a battery last without a working alternator?
For the unfortunate souls who realize that this vital part of the vehicle is failing, how long will a car run without an alternator and what can you do to elongate the vehicle’s ability to function? Without this essential component, your car will only function for up to two hours and as little as five minutes.
How much is an alternator for a Nissan Altima?
The average cost for a Nissan Altima alternator replacement is between $554 and $721. Labor costs are estimated between $71 and $90 while parts are priced between $483 and $631. This range does not include taxes and fees, and does not factor in your specific model year or unique location.
Why does my car battery died after sitting for a few days?
What Causes a Car Battery to Keep Dying? Some of the most common reasons for a car battery to die repeatedly include loose or corroded battery connections, persistent electrical drains, charging problems, constantly demanding more power than the alternator can provide, and even extreme weather.
How do you manually start a Nissan Altima?
Starting Your Nissan If you’ve got a key fob port on your Nissan vehicle, you can put the fob in the port and tap the brake pedal or clutch as you press the START/STOP button. If you don’t have a port, just step on the brake or clutch as you press the key fob against the button.
How do you tell if its your starter or your battery?
Last, Check The Starter The battery sends a burst of energy to the start which uses this energy to turn the engine over and get it car started. If you put the key in the ignition, but only hear a click when you turn the key, you’ve got a problem with your starter.
How does AutoZone test your alternator?
We can do a charging test in the parking lot which tests the battery, and will determine whether or not your system is charging properly. This test may not pinpoint whether the alternator is bad or not, but you can also remove the alternator from your vehicle and have it tested at the nearest AutoZone auto parts store.