Question about 2000 Oldsmobile Silhouette

1 Answer

Need to change a alternator in qa silhouette

What are the steps to change the alternator out on a 2000 silhouette

Posted by on

  • tf-150 Sep 04, 2008

    need to replace a alternator in a 2000 silhouette. What are the steps in doing this??

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 1,263 Answers

Disconnect the battery. remove the leads from the alt. remove serpentine belt. then remove botls from alt. installation is in reverse order.

Posted on Sep 05, 2008

  • Efrain Jan 19, 2013

    I already know that much I need help how to get it out ,i done did all that thanks any way

×

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Steering is hard and battery light came on


I think alternator faulty, I had same problem yesterday and it was alternator

Dec 16, 2012 | 2000 Oldsmobile Silhouette

1 Answer

My 2000 silhouette willnot change gear 5 or to overdrive


Sounds like the torque converter lockup is not working. IT could be that a solenoid has failed or the torque converter is bad. This is not going to be cheap

Sep 17, 2012 | 2000 Oldsmobile Silhouette

2 Answers

My 2000 oldsmobile silhouette while driving down


Well you need to do some investigating. You need to determine if it is ignition or fuel causing the problem. The cheapest way it to purchase a fuel injection pressure tester and hook it up leaving the guage where you can easily see it from the drivers seat. Take it for a ride til it acts up and watch the guage. If you lose fuel pressue then you got your issue. If not then you need to start testing individual ignition parts such as the ignition module and crank sensor

Mar 11, 2010 | 2000 Oldsmobile Silhouette

1 Answer

While driving 2ooo silhouette van, the rpm gauge goes erratic and the change engine oil light comes on, followed by battery light, then it feels like transmision slips or en gine stalls and comes back on...


sounds like your alternator is about to go out, not feeding enough currant to the electrical components that need it, i.e. ECM , ESM..and so on.
you may want to have that checked or replaced.
always a good idea to replace the battery when replacing the alternator.

Dec 29, 2009 | 2000 Oldsmobile Silhouette

1 Answer

How to change the back brakes


Hi there, Best thing to do is buy a Haynes or Clinton's repair shop manual at your local AP store for your particular vehicle. Then read up on it in the trouble shooting section or the step by step RR section. You can purchase these at your local Auto Parts store or buy them on line at ebay burdfrenzy

Oct 17, 2009 | 2000 Oldsmobile Silhouette

1 Answer

Estimate of labor charges for replacing alternator on a 2002 Silhouette.


Typically the Silhouette and the Transport are the same vehicle. I spent about 45 minutes to replace the Alternator on my former Transport. It depends upon the prevailing Labor Rate what you will have to pay. I would guess somewhere around $75-$200 fro Labor alone.

Sep 20, 2009 | 2000 Oldsmobile Silhouette

1 Answer

How do t replace the alt. in a 2000 olds silhouette


Remove the two front motor mounts mounted on the frame above the radiator.This is not a weight bearing mount it is for vibration. The engine will not move much once removed. Ratchet the motor forward using a ratcheting strap hooked to the black arm that extends above the motor located on the right side. Remove the serpentine belt. Remove the two mounting bolts on the face of the alternator and the one behind the alternator. Remove the connections and alternator. To reinstall, reverse the process. You will not have enough clearance to remove the alternator without ratcheting the motor forward.

Jun 30, 2009 | 2000 Oldsmobile Silhouette

1 Answer

Change an alternator on a V reg Passat ( 2000 Reg)


Thanks I had'nt will avail myself of this as time permits

Oct 22, 2008 | 2000 Volkswagen Passat 4Motion

1 Answer

How do I change the spark plugs in 2000 Chrysler Cirrus LXi 2.5L V6?


I did a Google search "How do you replace the rear spark plugs on a 2000 Chrysler Cirrus?" and found this link: http://www.faqs.org/qa/qa-6243.html

I haven't tried it yet and am thinking of purchasing a Chilton manual just in case, but as far as explanations go the one at the very bottom of the page in the link sounds the most legitimate so far.

Besides, I have to pay you guys $9.99 for one answer that I can get for free; or I can get the Chilton and have a whole heap of answers for around $20.

Jul 11, 2008 | 2000 Chrysler Cirrus

Not finding what you are looking for?
2000 Oldsmobile Silhouette Logo

Related Topics:

432 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Oldsmobile Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

60960 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

21949 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

6812 Answers

Are you an Oldsmobile Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...