Your Vehicle's Alternator Explained

Your automobile's starting system contains three major components that include the battery, starter, and alternator. An alternator is important because it keeps your automobile charged when the vehicle is running and helps to ensure electrical components, which include the headlights, function properly. At Crest Honda, it is important to our team that you stay informed about your vehicle. Read further to learn additional information about your vehicle's alternator.

It is important that your vehicle's alternator is in good shape. If it is faulty, it could lead to the engine shutting down. There are signs to let you know that your alternator may need service that include dim lights, the smell of burning rubber, or a whining sound coming from the engine.

You can contact our service center to schedule an appointment with one of our technicians the next time that your vehicle's alternator needs to be inspected.



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