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    Hello,

    Just looking for a bit of help, my alternator went on Friday morning on my 1.9 cdti, so spent saturday getting prices for a replacement. I finally paid a local garage £220 fitted for a new one.

    I picked it up last night and noticed a whining.

    Is this normal for a new alternator?

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    i just picked mine up today from the garage as mine had started to whine which increased with the revs,thought it was the alternator but turned out to be the aux idler pulley or something along them lines cant really remember what it was called so dont quote me on that but it was a pulley anyway,had a new one fitted and it`s back to how it should be.
    hth.

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    How much did that cost you mate?

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    nothing as it was under warranty but dont think it would be that much though.
    sorry i cant be more helpful.

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