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I have Skoda Fabia VRS 1.9 2004. The alternator needs

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I have Skoda Fabia VRS 1.9 2004. The alternator needs replacing so say AA following call out.
I have been given a brand new VW 1.9 TDI alternator by a friend which he states is compatable. I is this correct ? Cheeky I know but would appreciate a helping hand Regards ***** *****
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Expert:  Greg replied 1 year ago.

Yes it should fit, as most alternators are set up for all the VW/Audi engine group which is also Skoda Seat,etc.

But to be sure what year is your skoda and what year is the VW.

If you can get me the Number on the sticker on the rear part of the alternator on both .VW and the Skoda.

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