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85 Nissan Pickup Alternator bolts missing-How do I replace them

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a friend helped fix my headgasket, but now I am trying to put the alternator back on and am looking for the right bolts. I need to know bolt dimensions. This is for a 1985 Nissan Pickup Z24, 2.4 L engine, KingCab. I re-attached the brace that goes above the alternator that has the slot in it to tighten the tension, but I only have 2 of the 3 bolts holding it in. The third isn't with it and I don't know its dimensions. The bolt I am missing is the one closest to the alternator. I also need the dimensions of the bolt that goes in that slot and holds the alternator in position. Does it have a nut? The last bolt dimension I need to know is for the bolt that is on the bottom of the alternator. Does it have a nut also? If I can't find these anywhere, where can I get substitutes? Can they be gotten at the hardware store or do they have to be ordered from Nissan for a fortune? If you can help me, it sure would make my day.
Thanks,
Rich

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I have Nissan Maxima 2000 .I was hard to remove the back bolt
of alternator, I see the mount nut on the front of it. The tension of
the pulley I loose to remove the belt out. How did I do totake the bolt out

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Hi david from perth here,  im a mech fitter by trade,  i dont know the actual dimensions for the bolt, but for starters it will be metric,  not imperial,  but it shouldnt be too hard to use a piece of wire perhaps to poke in and then  see how long the bolt needs to be, the only thing is it may have some dumb flats or odd shape  head on it, if u have an angle grinder u should be able to get it to fit . : -)  hope this gives ya some encouragement matey ,  all the best  dave. 

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