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Uninstall/Reinstall Alternator on a 2000 Ford Ranger XLT 3.0 V6

I replaced the battery a month ago. Now the alternator needs replacing. What size tools will I need to uninstall/reinstall it, and how difficult is it? I'm a 53 yr old female and am mechanically inclined, and thought I might try to do it myself. So I need all the instructions/details on how to do this. I'm going to purchase the alternator today...April 16, 2009.

Thank you for your help!

Marcia from Shelbyville, Ky

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  • kytrueblue_2 Apr 16, 2009

    Thank you! I'll give that a try!



    Marcia

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You can go to autozone.com and type in all your vehicle information. the choose the alternator in the buy parts section. there is a link on the side that will either say how to or repair. click on that it will have a diagram showing you how to do it. hope that helps.

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  • Daniel Neaman Apr 16, 2009

    Your welcome. Any parts store will also have manuals for your car that will tell you step by step.

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