Now Hiring

We are looking for a Technician to join our team.

Apply today & join our high-level team!

Monthly Archives: November 2022

5 Signs of a Faulty Alternator

5 Signs of a Faulty Alternator

The alternator is a part of the automobile electrical system that cannot be overlooked. It makes up the charging system by recharging the battery and makes useful electricity for powering the rest of your vehicle. When an alternator stops working or malfunctions, electricity will stop flowing to various parts throughout the car and your battery will not charge properly. Today, we will discuss the failing signs of an alternator. Sign #1: Warning Light Some vehicles have a dashboard warning indicator separate from the battery light. It is often shown as “GEN” or “ALT”. If any electrical warning light comes on, you should have your alternator checked out. Sign #2: Unusual Sounds One of the most common causes behind a faulty alternator is a broken belt. The belt on the alternator can become loose or damaged and cause engine knocking sounds. If you catch weird noises coming from under the hood, don’t rule out the alternator. Sign #3: Malfunctioning Electro ... read more

Kaufman's Auto Repair Inc. is committed to ensuring effective communication and digital accessibility to all users. We are continually improving the user experience for everyone, and apply the relevant accessibility standards to achieve these goals. We welcome your feedback. Please call Kaufman's Auto Repair Inc. (941) 752-3339 if you have any issues in accessing any area of our website.