Alterntor rebuilds

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Alterntor rebuilds

Post by womble3go »

Hello All,

Just wondering if any one has got their alternator rebuild if so, were did you use, I am guessing that I will have to post.

Mine has just died and my spares are not spares just paper weights. :D

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Re: Alterntor rebuilds

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Plenty of this type of industry in the Midlands
Failing that a googly of Peugeot 205/309/405
Should get you something near to what you have
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Re: Alterntor rebuilds

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Mike Jordan at Just Alternators and Starter Motors is very good. http://jasm.co.uk/
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jamescarruthers wrote:
Wed Jun 02, 2021 7:20 pm
Mike Jordan at Just Alternators and Starter Motors is very good. http://jasm.co.uk/
This is where I took mine, did a good job. To be honest, I'd have just replaced it (financially no worse off) but I wanted to keep the OEM unit due to the low mileage.
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Thank you folks, I have emailed him, just waiting to hear back.

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Might be better on the phone in my experience!
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jamescarruthers wrote:
Thu Jun 03, 2021 5:08 pm
Might be better on the phone in my experience!
Agreed. He's oldschool. Comes across a bit off too, but he's not.
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Re: Alterntor rebuilds

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Kitch wrote:
Sat Jun 05, 2021 12:00 pm
jamescarruthers wrote:
Thu Jun 03, 2021 5:08 pm
Might be better on the phone in my experience!
Agreed. He's oldschool. Comes across a bit off too, but he's not.

Yes, this! I really like him and it turns out he is a friend of a friend but he can seem like this on phone. However, if you want the best alternator rebuild going, you want this guy.
1987 Volvo 480 ES
2006 Citroen C6 Exclusive 3.0 petrol/LPG

Previous BX's:
A966 XRL -- BX 16 TRS
H767 BEG -- BX 14 TGE
B316 AMP -- BX 14 E