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Ford Excursion Alternator

If the original equipment is a 100 amp alternator and there is a 60 amp on the truck and the alternator I am going to put on is a 150 amp, do I have to change anything on the engine such as the wiring harness or related parts. I know on some vehicles you have to change things. Please let me know or point me in the right direction.
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Bryan Merritt
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  • bmerritt8 Sep 10, 2008

    Thanks for the input. I am going to be safe because I am just a mechanic. I just found 200 amp alternators and they recommend the fuse block wiring harness. Once again thanks and 68W you are the one who needs to be safe.

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I have a three prong coming out of the alternater i need to no which one does what and goes where this is a excursion alternater and is used for a second alternator for a limo, wires burnt and want to direct corectly

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Sup brother, 68 wiskey in the 1/133rd inf. going with a bigger rated alternator i would just run a larger gauge main charge wire (4 gauge er maybe alil smaller) , pretty simple not much work. if this helps toss me a good rating, and be safe over there bro, were spose to be heading to iraq in early 2010, after the 2005-2007 there. later man

Posted on Sep 10, 2008

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    erik mcdonald Sep 10, 2008

    yo they do offer high out put wiring fuse boxes, id get one, but 150 isnt alot, ive seen 220's on 2.5's and then thats needed, its up to you but you should have some cash saved up it sounds like lol.

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    erik mcdonald Sep 10, 2008

    yea, i almost went light wheel mechanic, but decided i wanted into my buddys infantry unit. thanks for the wishes

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See Figures 1, 2, 3 and 4



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Fig. Fig. 1: Disengage all wiring harness connections from the alternator



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Fig. Fig. 2: Once it is unbolted, maneuver the alternator from the engine compartment



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Fig. Fig. 3: Side terminal alternator



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