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CARQUEST Alternator - Remanufactured - 130 Amps

Part No. 8519A Warranty Details  

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This alternator has been computer load tested and mechanically and visually inspected. Designed, manufactured and assembled to promote improved long-term reliability.
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Alternator Case Type:Cast
Alternator Finish:Same as OEM
Amperage Rating:130 A
External Fan Included:Yes
Fan Type:Internal Fan
Lester Number:8446
Pulley Grooves:6
Pulley Included:Yes
Pulley Type:Serpentine
Regulator Included:Yes
Regulator Type:Internal Regulator
Voltage:12 v

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CARQUESTAlternator - Remanufactured - 130 Amps
 
3.9

(based on 21 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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    (5)

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    (4)

81%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to install (16)
  • Durable (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Everyday driving (12)
  • Replacement (12)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual driver (10), Auto enthusiast (6), Mechanic (3)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Looks Like A New One

I bought this alternator on the web from the website and clicked pick up in store. I found a 40.00 off promo code and applied it. The product was waiting for me at my...Read complete review

I bought this alternator on the web from the website and clicked pick up in store. I found a 40.00 off promo code and applied it. The product was waiting for me at my local store and was a much better looking rebuild than I thought I would get. It performs well and has given me no problems at all. I would reccommend.

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Poor Quality would NEVER recommend this.

I had issues with CARQUEST parts before that were re-manufactured. This one however was by far the worst. Like one of the guys above, their lack of attention to detail could have caught...Read complete review

I had issues with CARQUEST parts before that were re-manufactured. This one however was by far the worst. Like one of the guys above, their lack of attention to detail could have caught my car on fire and possibly worse had it gone unnoticed. The stud on my refurbished alternator completely burned off. It ruined all the wiring attached to this piece as well. DO NOT BUY THIS.

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5.0

Works great!

By 

from Indianapolis

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Fits Like Oem
  • Works Great So Far

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about CARQUEST Alternator - Remanufactured - 130 Amps:

      Works great with no issues so far. As the instructions note, make sure battery is fully charged. Remans are awfully expensive these days, but Advance had the best price and a lifetime warranty.

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      5.0

      Perfect fit

      By 

      from Cranston RI

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      Comments about CARQUEST Alternator - Remanufactured - 130 Amps:

      Fit perfect. Easy install. Back on the road in an hour.

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      3.0

      Only been 2 days

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      from Hagerstown, MD

      About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver, Truck Enthusiast

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      Pros

      • Easy To Install
      • Lightweight

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Everyday Driving
        • Replacement

        Comments about CARQUEST Alternator - Remanufactured - 130 Amps:

        Easy install, so far so good right out of the box.

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        1.0

        Bad alternator

        By 

        from West Palm Beach, FL

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        Comments about CARQUEST Alternator - Remanufactured - 130 Amps:

        Installed alternator and it was super hot after running a few minutes. Took it back for a refund and took original alternator to a local alternator shop to repair. Ended up costing a fraction of what the new alternator did. It's been 2 years and still no problems with it.

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        1.0

        8519A is not replacement piece for 2004 Ford Explorer 6 cyl

        By 

        from Florida

        Comments about CARQUEST Alternator - Remanufactured - 130 Amps:

        This is not the correct piece. Too deep. Cannot get it to screw on. if you search for the alternator options, this one comes up as the most economical but if you reconfirm the ref # 8519a and compare to your vehicle, it says it does not fit. Very unhappy, specially after reading some of the "catch on fire" reviews.

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        1.0

        Poor Quality would NEVER recommend this.

        By 

        from Virginia Beach, VA

        Comments about CARQUEST Alternator - Remanufactured - 130 Amps:

        I had issues with CARQUEST parts before that were re-manufactured. This one however was by far the worst. Like one of the guys above, their lack of attention to detail could have caught my car on fire and possibly worse had it gone unnoticed. The stud on my refurbished alternator completely burned off. It ruined all the wiring attached to this piece as well. DO NOT BUY THIS.

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        5.0

        Satisfied.

        By 

        from Southwest CT

        About Me Casual Driver

        Verified Buyer
        Helpful Reviewer

        Pros

        • Easy To Install
        • Performing Perfectly

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Perfect fit
          • Replacement

          Comments about CARQUEST Alternator - Remanufactured - 130 Amps:

          Very happy with the free diagnostic to confirm my problem. No pressure to buy at Advanced. I am glad I did. Installation was easy.

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          (5 of 13 customers found this review helpful)

           
          1.0

          Would not recommend, poor quality

          By 

          from Carnegie, PA

          About Me Auto Enthusiast

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          Pros

          • Easy To Install

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Everyday Driving

            Comments about CARQUEST Alternator - Remanufactured - 130 Amps:

            The poor quality parts used in this alternator almost caught my truck on fire. After installing this unit several months ago, I happened to be under the hood adding windshield fluid when I saw the output stud glowing bright red. The output stud 90° standoff had the plastic melted off it and could have caught the vehicle on fire if not noticed. Then the Advance store where purchased would not warranty poor Quality and POOR customer service, I do not recommend.

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            (5 of 15 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            works well, good quality

            By 

            from Limington,Me.

            About Me Mechanic

            Verified Buyer
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            Pros

            • Easy To Install

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Everyday Driving
              • Replacement
              • Restoration

              Comments about CARQUEST Alternator - Remanufactured - 130 Amps:

              Use in my daily driver. good quality

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              (4 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Great parts and service

              By 

              from Oswego, IL

              About Me Auto Enthusiast, Casual Driver, Mechanic

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              Pros

              • Easy To Install
              • Improves Engine Efficiency

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Everyday Driving
                • Replacement

                Comments about CARQUEST Alternator - Remanufactured - 130 Amps:

                Great part

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                • Q:

                  Ford Explorer XLT Alternator torque specs for mounting bolts
                  Asked on 10/1/2013 by steve from Pasadena

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                    Hi Steve, for assisting you further on this ToughOne Alternator - Remanufactured - 130 Amps -part# P8446, please provide the year of manufacture of your Ford Explorer XLT. You may also call us at: 1-877-238-2623 or visit the nearest Advance Auto Parts store and one of our Parts Pros will gladly assist you with any questions or concerns you may have.

                    Answered on 10/2/2013 by Vincent from AAP
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