Beetle Alternator

Fits & Compatibilities

Beetle (Type I) 1973-1979, Super Beetle 1973-1979, Karmann Ghia 1973-1974

Year Model Engine
1973Standard Beetle1600
1973Super Beetle1600
1974Standard Beetle1600
1974Super Beetle1600
1975Standard Beetle1600
1975Super Beetle1600 FI
1976Standard Beetle1600
1976Super Beetle1600 FI
1977Standard Beetle1600
1977Super Beetle1600 FI
1978Super Beetle1600 FI
1979Super Beetle1600 FI

Beetle Alternator

Item #: 5748 VW #: 043-903-023C , AL82N

Alternator: 55 Amp; Beetle (Type I) 73-79, Super Beetle 73-79 - New

VW Beetle alternator. The alternator keeps the battery charged and your electrical accessories operating. Order this new Bosch replacement alternator with internal regulator for many more miles of worry free driving. You may need to reuse the pulley on your current alternator for proper belt alignment. Note that all alternators are sold on an exchange basis. $50.00 core charge.


Availability: In stock

Do-it-Yourself Tip

Replacing your VW Beetle alternator is a simple job, but there may be other electrical gremlins lurking around. The best way to hunt down those gremlins is with a Bentley manual so that you have all the wiring diagrams, and factory specs to get your VW back on the road.



Beetle 1975-79. NEW WITH Internal regulator. (Bosch# AL-82X) Core $20.00
Additional Information

Additional Information

Fits Beetle (Type I) 1973-1979, Super Beetle 1973-1979, Karmann Ghia 1973-1974
SKU 5748
Display Part # on the PDP Yes
Part # 043-903-023C
Display Alternative 1 Part# on PDP No
Part # Alternative 1 No
Display Alternative 2 Part# on PDP Yes
Part # Alternative 2 AL82N
Sales Rank 18390
Core Charge
* Core charges apply to certain products only
Special Price No