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Hi Good day , i am new hear and hope someone can help me pls

i have a Alfa 147 1.6 T-Spark, i was driving today and i got to hospital bend in cape town and heard a noise from the front of my car almost like a cracking sound for 5 seconds, and then my powerstearing just locked up and the cars computer said battery termanal low, and showed the battery sign, i was realy frightend and drove the car 15km home, when i opened the bonnet the belt was torn into pieces, is this bad? what could have caused it to happen?
i am a woman and only know a few things about cars. is it expencive to fix?
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Sounds like its your Auxiliary belt has snapped

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