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93 sunbird altenator problem

When i re-install the altenator, that bolt where i tighten the wire on. do i have to remove the little rbber thing that is connected to the altentator and there are two washers, Can i just put that wire part imbetween the two washers or is there a certain way

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The rubber stays, just put the new wire, the rubber insulates the wire from grounding out

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How to install a alternator on a 94' cutlass


3.1L Engines - 1998-93 VEHICLES
(see Figures 5, 6, 7 and 8)
  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2. If necessary for access to the alternator, remove the air cleaner assembly.
  3. Remove the serpentine belt
  4. Label and detach the electrical connector(s) from the back of the alternator.
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Fig. 5: After removing the serpentine belt, detach the electrical connector from the rear of the alternator

  1. Remove the rear and front attaching bolts, and unfasten the brace-to-alternator bolt.
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Fig. 6: Unfasten the front and rear mounting bolts...

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Fig. 7: ... then remove the brace-to-alternator bolt

  1. Carefully remove the alternator assembly, making sure all wires are disconnected.
If the alternator brace is removed, the studs must be retightened before installation or damage to the brace may result.


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Fig. 8: Alternator (generator) removal and installation - 1992 3.1L engine shown (click image for zoom)

To install:

  1. Position the alternator into the mounting bracket.
  2. If necessary, attach the battery positive lead and nut to the alternator output terminal. Tighten to 71 inch lbs. (8 Nm).
  3. Install the brace-to-alternator bolt, but do not tighten at this time.
  4. Install the front and rear mounting bolts. Tighten the bolts as follows:
    1. Long bolt to 35 ft. lbs. (47 Nm)
    2. Short bolt to 18 ft. lbs. (25 Nm)
    3. Bracket bolt to 18 ft. lbs. (25 Nm)
  5. Check that tightening of the brace bolts did not bind the alternator.
  6. Attach the electrical connector(s).
  7. Install the serpentine belt
  8. If removed, install the air cleaner.
  9. Connect the negative battery cable.

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Mar 23, 2011 | 1994 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme

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How to replace alternator


1990-93 Accord
  1. With the ignition OFF, disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2. Remove the power steering pump. Refer to Section 8 for the complete procedure.
  3. Remove the cruise control actuator but do not disconnect the actuator cable; simply move the unit out of the way with the cable attached.
  4. Unplug the multi-pin electrical connector.
  5. Remove the terminal nut and remove the wire from the terminal.
  6. Loosen the adjusting bolt; remove the alternator nut. Fig. 3: Alternator mounting on 1990-93 Accords 86803003.gif

  7. Remove the belt from the alternator pulley.
  8. Remove the adjusting bolt, the lower through-bolt and the small support stay.
  9. Support the alternator. Remove the upper through-bolt and remove the alternator.
  10. If desired, remove the alternator mounting brackets. To install:
  11. If the alternator brackets were removed, reinstall them. Coat the bolts with a thread sealer or liquid thread lock. Install the bracket bolts and tighten them to 36 ft. lbs. (50 Nm).
  12. Fit the alternator into place. Install the upper through-bolt and tighten it to 33 ft. lbs. (45 Nm).
  13. Install the small stay, the lower through-bolt and the adjusting bolt. Make certain the adjusting bolt is properly installed.
  14. Install the belt. Install the alternator nut. Adjust the belt tension. Tighten the alternator nut to 19 ft. lbs. (26 Nm).
  15. Connect the wire to the terminal and tighten the nut.
  16. Engage the multi-pin connector to the alternator.
  17. Install the cruise control actuator.
  18. Install the power steering pump.
  19. Connect the negative battery cable.
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Jan 21, 2011 | 1991 Honda Accord

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How to remove altenator on 2006 dodge grand caravan


Removal & Installation 2.4L Engine To Remove:
  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2. Disconnect the intake air temperature sensor and remove the air cleaner assembly.
  3. Remove the EVAP purge solenoid and move it out of the way.
  4. Disconnect the wiring from the alternator.
  5. Remove the accessory drive belt from the alternator.
  6. Remove the alternator.
To Install:
  1. Install the alternator.
  2. Install the accessory drive belt
  3. Connect the wiring to the alternator.
  4. Install the EVAP purge solenoid in the bracket.
  5. Install the air cleaner and duct, then connect the intake air temperature sensor.
  6. Connect the negative battery cable.
3.3L & 3.8L Engines To Remove:
  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2. Disconnect the wiring from the alternator.
  3. Raise and safely support the vehicle.
  4. Remove the right front tire and lower splash shield.
  5. Remove accessory drive belt.
  6. Remove the lower engine oil dipstick tube bolt, then remove the wiring harness from the dipstick tube.
  7. Remove the 3 mounting bolts.
  8. Lower the vehicle.
  9. Remove engine oil dipstick tube.
  10. Roll and carefully remove the alternator from vehicle.
To Install:
  1. Place the alternator into position on the engine.
  2. Install upper mounting bolts to hold the alternator in place.
  3. Lubricate the o-ring with engine oil and install the dipstick tube.
  4. Install the upper dipstick tube bolt.
  5. Connect the wiring to the alternator.
  6. Raise and safely support the vehicle.
  7. Install the alternator lower mounting bolt and tighten.
  8. Install the lower oil dip stick tube bolt.
  9. Install the accessory drive belt.
  10. Install the right front splash shield and tire.
  11. Lower vehicle.
  12. Install the wiring harness at the dipstick tube
  13. Connect the negative battery cable.
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Jan 16, 2011 | 2006 Dodge Grand Caravan

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Need info on how to change the alternator on 93 sunbird and maybe a diagram if possible


  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable at the battery.

CAUTION Failure to disconnect the negative cable may result in injury from the positive battery lead at the alternator, and may short the alternator and regulator during the removal process.

  1. Disconnect and label the two terminal plug and the battery leads from the rear of the alternator.

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Detach the connector(s) from the rear of the alternator

3. Loosen the alternator mounting bolts. Push the alternator inwards, then slip the drive belt off the pulley.


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Unfasten the lower rear mounting bolt


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Loosen the rear upper retainer

4. Remove the mounting bolts, then remove the alternator from the vehicle.


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Unfasten the front mounting bolt, then ...


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... remove the alternator from the vehicle


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To install:
  1. Place the alternator in its brackets and install the mounting bolts. Do not tighten them yet.
  2. Slip the belt back over the pulley. Pull outwards on the unit and adjust the belt tension (see Section 1). Tighten the mounting and adjusting bolts.
  3. Attach the electrical leads to the alternator.
  4. Connect the negative battery cable.

May 23, 2010 | 1993 Pontiac Sunbird

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Can you give me any input on replacing altenator in a 2000 Lincoln LS


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  1. Before servicing the vehicle, please familiarize yourself with safety procedures.
    NOTE The A/C suction line may need to be positioned rearward to ease removal of the generator.
  2. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  3. Rotate the front end accessory drive belt tensioner counterclockwise and position the belt aside.
  4. Remove the front valance panel.
  5. Remove the air deflector.
  6. Remove the A/C suction line clip from the radiator core support.
  7. Remove the left hand A/C suction line lower bracket bolt and position the bracket rearward.
  8. Remove the generator upper mounting bolt.
  9. Remove the generator lower mounting nut and bolt.
  10. Disconnect the generator electrical connector.
  11. Position the generator B+ wire protective cover aside and remove the generator B+ wire nut and cable end.
  12. Remove the generator.
To install:


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Fig. Alternator torque sequence-3.9L engine


To install:
  1. Install the alternator harness connectors, then install the alternator. Tighten the bolts in sequence as follows:
    1. Step 1: Tighten bolt No. 1 to 35 ft. lbs. (48 Nm)
    2. Step 2: Tighten bolt No. 2 to 15 ft. lbs. (20 Nm) plus 90 degrees
    3. Step 3: Tighten bolt No. 3 to 35 ft. lbs. (48 Nm)
  2. Install or connect the following:
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    3. Generator upper mounting bolt. Tighten to 15 ft. lbs. (21 Nm).
    4. Left hand A/C suction line lower bracket bolt. Tighten to 89 inch lbs. (10 Nm).
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96 f150 altenator rmovel instal


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  1. Disconnect battery ground cable (14301).
  1. Disconnect electrical connectors from generator (GEN) (10346).
  1. Remove drive belt (8620).
  1. Remove generator retaining bolts (3).
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  1. Install generator.
  1. Install generator retaining bolts (3). Tighten bolts to 21-29 Nm (16-21 lb-ft).
  1. Install drive belt.
  1. Connect electrical connectors to generator.
  1. NOTE: When the battery (10655) has been disconnected and reconnected, some abnormal drive symptoms may occur while the powertrain control module (PCM) (12A650) relearns its adaptive strategy. The vehicle may need to be driven 16 km (10 miles) or more to relearn the strategy.

    Connect battery ground cable.
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How do I take the altenator out of a 1993 Honda Accord LX?


The alternator is generally mounted low on the engine on the firewall side. This makes access very awkward. The work must be done both over-the-fender and from below, depending on your agility and reach. Whenever the work is to be performed from below, the vehicle must be safely supported on jackstands. If only the front is supported, the parking brake must be applied and the rear wheels firmly blocked. Once elevated, the gravel or splash shield must be removed from under the engine.
  1. With the ignition OFF, disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2. Remove the power steering pump. Refer to Section 8 for the complete procedure.
  3. Remove the cruise control actuator but do not disconnect the actuator cable; simply move the unit out of the way with the cable attached.
  4. Unplug the multi-pin electrical connector.
  5. Remove the terminal nut and remove the wire from the terminal.
  6. Loosen the adjusting bolt; remove the alternator nut.
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Alternator mounting on 1990-93 Accords


  1. Remove the belt from the alternator pulley.
  2. Remove the adjusting bolt, the lower through-bolt and the small support stay.
  3. Support the alternator. Remove the upper through-bolt and remove the alternator.
  4. If desired, remove the alternator mounting brackets.
To install:
  1. If the alternator brackets were removed, reinstall them. Coat the bolts with a thread sealer or liquid thread lock. Install the bracket bolts and tighten them to 36 ft. lbs. (50 Nm).
  2. Fit the alternator into place. Install the upper through-bolt and tighten it to 33 ft. lbs. (45 Nm).
  3. Install the small stay, the lower through-bolt and the adjusting bolt. Make certain the adjusting bolt is properly installed.
  4. Install the belt. Install the alternator nut. Adjust the belt tension. Tighten the alternator nut to 19 ft. lbs. (26 Nm).
  5. Connect the wire to the terminal and tighten the nut.
  6. Engage the multi-pin connector to the alternator.
  7. Install the cruise control actuator.
  8. Install the power steering pump.
  9. Connect the negative battery cable.

Jan 10, 2010 | 1993 Honda Accord

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How to 1998 Taurus altenator R&R


please rate highly if this helps
Generator 3.0L (2V)
Removal
  1. Partially raise the vehicle on a hoist. Refer to Section 00-02 .
  2. Remove the right front wheel. Refer to Section 00-02 .
  3. Remove the lower fender splash shield retainers and position the shield out of the way.
  4. Lower the vehicle.
  5. Remove the accessory drive belt from the generator pulley. Refer to Section 03-05 .
  6. Remove the power steering line bracket and heater hose support bracket from the generator.
  7. Remove the upper generator bolts.
  8. Remove the generator splash shield.
  9. Raise the vehicle.
  10. Disconnect the electrical connector and remove the battery positive cable from the generator.
  11. Position an adjustable stand to the subframe.
  12. Remove the right subframe bolts.
  13. Remove the lower generator bolt.
  14. Disconnect the right hand stabilizer link.
  15. Lower the subframe to provide clearance.
  16. Remove the generator.
Installation
  1. NOTE: Do not tighten the lower bolt.

    Install the generator and the lower bolt.
  1. Raise the subframe and install the subframe bolts. Tighten the bolts to 90 Nm (66 lb-ft).
  1. Connect the right hand stabilizer link and torque to 47-62 Nm (35-46 lb-ft).
  1. Remove the adjustable stand.
  1. Lower the vehicle.
  1. Install the upper generator bolts and tighten them to 25 Nm (18 lb-ft).
  1. Install the power steering line bracket and the heater hose support bracket. Tighten the nut to 20 Nm (15 lb-ft).
  1. Install the accessory drive belt. Refer to Section 03-05 .
  1. Partially raise the vehicle.
  1. Tighten the lower generator bolt to 25 Nm (18 lb-ft).
  1. Connect the generator electrical connector.
  1. Install the battery positive B + cable and nut. Tighten the cable nut to 10 Nm (89 lb-in).
  1. Install the generator splash shield.
  1. Install the fender splash shield and the retainers.
  1. Install the right front wheel.
  1. Lower the vehicle.
3.0L (4V)
Removal
  1. Disconnect the battery ground cable. For additional information, refer to Section 14-01 .
  1. Remove the accessory drive belt from the generator pulley. Refer to Section 03-05 .
  1. Remove the power steering line bracket and heater hose support bracket from the generator.
  1. Remove the upper generator bolts.
  1. Partially raise the vehicle on a hoist. Refer to Section 00-02 .
  1. Remove the right front wheel. Refer to Section 00-02 .
  1. Remove the lower fender splash shield retainers and position the shield out of the way.
  1. Remove the generator splash shield.
  1. Raise the vehicle.
  1. Disconnect the electrical connector and remove the battery positive cable from the generator.
  1. Position an adjustable stand to the subframe.
  1. Remove the right subframe bolts.
  1. Remove the lower generator bolt.
  1. Lower the subframe to provide clearance.
  1. Remove the generator.
Installation
  1. NOTE: Do not tighten the lower bolt.

    Install the generator and the lower bolt.
  1. Raise the subframe and install the subframe bolts. Tighten the bolts to 90 Nm (66 lb-ft).
  1. Remove the adjustable stand.
  1. Lower the vehicle.
  1. Install the upper generator bolts and tighten them to 25 Nm (18 lb-ft).
  1. Install the power steering line bracket and the heater hose support bracket. Tighten the nut to 20 Nm (15 lb-ft).
  1. Install the accessory drive belt. Refer to Section 03-05 .
  1. Partially raise the vehicle.
  1. Tighten the lower generator bolt to 25 Nm (18 lb-ft).
  1. Connect the generator electrical connector.
  1. Install the battery positive B+ cable and nut. Tighten the cable nut to 10 Nm (89 lb-in).
  1. Install the generator splash shield.
  1. Install the fender splash shield and the retainers.
  1. Install the right front wheel.
  1. Lower the vehicle.
  1. Connect the negative battery cable.
3.4L (4V)
Removal
  1. Disconnect the battery ground cable (14301). Refer to Section 14-01 .
  1. Remove the right side cowl vent screen. Refer to Section 01-02 .
  1. Raise the vehicle and remove right front wheel assembly. Refer to Section 00-02 .
  1. Remove right tie-rod. Refer to Section 11-02 .
  1. Remove accessory drive belt (8620) from generator. Refer to Section 03-05 .
  1. Disconnect electrical harness connector and output terminal wiring.
  1. Remove nut and position engine control sensor wiring (12A581) out of the way.
  1. Remove the two bolts and one stud bolt.
  1. Remove generator from vehcile

May 12, 2009 | 1998 Ford Taurus

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My timming belt slipped on my 93 sunbird. Where can i go for a free step by step repiar manual.


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REMOVE OR DISCONNECT
  1. Battery ground cable, then partially drain cooling system.
  2. Coolant recovery reservoir.
  3. Serpentine, A/C and/or P/S drive belts(if equipped).
  4. Evaporative emission pipe assembly.
  5. Crankshaft pulley.
  6. Timing belt cover attaching bolts and the cover.
  7. Align marks on timing gears with the marks on the rear timing cover.
  8. Loosen water pump bolts, then using J-33039-A on the water pump eccentric, release the belt tension.
  9. Timing belt.
INSTALL OR CONNECT
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  2. Timing belt, making sure that the portion between the crankshaft and camshaft gears is in tension.
  3. Using J-33039-A rotate water pump eccentric clockwise until tensioner contacts high torque stop, then tighten water pump bolts slightly.
  4. Rotate the engine by the crankshaft gear bolt 720°clockwise to seat timing belt on sprockets.
  5. With engine at room temperature, rotate water pump eccentric with J-33039-A counterclockwise until hole in tensioner arm is inline with hole in base.
  6. Tighten water pump attaching bolts to 25 Nm (18 ft lbs) and ensure tensioner holes remain aligned.
  7. Timing belt cover and tighten bolts and nuts to 9 Nm (80 in lbs) .
  8. Crankshaft pulley, apply Loctite(R) 242 to bolt threads and tighten to 21 Nm (15 ft lbs) .
  9. Evaporative emission pipe assembly.
  10. Serpentine, A/C and/or P/S drive belts (if equipped).
  11. Coolant recovery reservoir and fill cooling system.
  12. Battery ground cable.

Mar 14, 2009 | 1993 Pontiac Sunbird

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