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Old 01-29-2013, 02:55 PM
HPIA4v2 HPIA4v2 is offline
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Originally Posted by white_lancer View Post
Hi. Just bought an E61 2004 but sounds like the bearings are shot on the alternator. The car has only done 57000 miles. Is it possible to replace the bearings or do I need to bin it and buy a new one? thanks for your help.
Most cases, even at dealer, people get a rebuilt one; not brand new, it's just too expensive.
Are you sure it's the bearing not belt-tensioner?

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