How long and what it coust
How long and how much is labor to put a altenater on 2003 ford escape on 2003 Ford Escape
It's a half-day task to do it yourself. Shops will charge $600-$750 because they use the standard method of removing the right front axle to get to it. Found a much easier way on youtube. It's painful but requires fewer tools.
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