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New alternator not charging, is there a fuseable link

Need to located it on my vehicle because my alternator isn't charging

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If you were trying to locate the alternator itself, it will be under the large black plastic intake tube going from the top of the motor to the left side, into the air cleaner box. This will have a plastic strap that goes around the tube on one end and usually a metal hose clamp on the other. Let me know if this helps :)

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