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Alternator needs replacement

(1992 Saturn SL1)
in Richmond, VA on April 13, 2009
How many miles can I drive car without alternator working? I need to get car to shop. Thanks.
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on April 13, 2009
It is very hard to say, with a fully charged battery and all accessories off you may get 8-10 miles. If you are not sure you can make it I would suggest having your car towed just to be on the safe side.
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