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Old 03-06-2006, 09:09 AM   #11
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8120 is one of the number we use for the 92-99'*. Was that the loose pieces kit where you need a new bolt and probably used your original spacers?
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All fixed up ...

Went to the dealership they chaged the alternator and the temp sensor - $540!

they reset all my codes so i could watch for the Service Stability System warning. They didn't want to change any parts out because i had some "low tire pressure" codes in history, and the mechanic said those could cause the SSS light to occur intermittantly.
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All fixed up ...

Went to the dealership they chaged the alternator and the temp sensor - $540!

they reset all my codes so i could watch for the Service Stability System warning. They didn't want to change any parts out because i had some "low tire pressure" codes in history, and the mechanic said those could cause the SSS light to occur intermittantly.
They gave you a lifetime warranty on the Alternator right?

I was a little aggrivated at a buddy for spending all of his money when he knew I could fix it for him in 10 minutes... But I was happy that he got a lifetime warranty... I think it was parts and labor... I forget... At least he got a quality AC Delco Reman tho...

That is a bit expensive, but you should have a decent warranty...

Glad to hear you got it all fixed

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lifetime warranty from the dealership? you have to be joking. But, i will call them tomorrow and ask them about it.
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lifetime warranty from the dealership? you have to be joking. But, i will call them tomorrow and ask them about it.
I think it may have been a year on Labor and Lifetime on the alternator... He had the paperwork for it.. I was still pissed... He could have gotten that alt for cheap and had it installed by me for free.. Oh well...

Yeah check and see if the Alt has a Lifetime warranty... If not that you should have at least 1 full year parts and labor iirc...

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Well my car is still under the Extended warranty so i paid a big fat ZERO!!!!

the warranty covered all $530! but i will still check into the warranty for the Alternator
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Well my car is still under the Extended warranty so i paid a big fat ZERO!!!!

the warranty covered all $530! but i will still check into the warranty for the Alternator
I understand... I had a lot fixed under my extended warranty... LMAO...It paid for its self really quick...he he he...

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My warranty just ran out last week.

.....on a positive note, no more worries about voiding my warranty.
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My warranty just ran out last week.

.....on a positive note, no more worries about voiding my warranty.
yeah, i have been skirting that issue, only 3200 miles or so left on my warranty so i only have a little more time to hold out.
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How did they justify $ 530, for alternator and temp sensor I know it is a dealer but whoa.
In Canada alt is $ 130 lifetime and SENSOR cant be much, thank god for warranty.
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