Question about 2002 Ford Taurus
It's a little different if you have a 3.0L (2v) or a 3.0L (4v) engine. I will give you directions for a 2v first. 1. disconnect neg side of battery2. remove accessory drive belt.3.remove the fasteners and move the degas bottle aside.4. disconnect the wiring from the alternator .5.remove the brace and and alternator mounting bolt. 6.remove the alternator from the engine. -------------------4v engine- 1.disconnect neg side of battery 2.remove accessory drive belt.3.remove power steering hose bracket nut from the alternator mounting bolt.4. remove the upper alternator mounting bolts Note: the left side bolt will come out with the alternator5. raise the vehicle and safely support it with jack stands. 6. remove the right front wheel 7.remove the right inner fender splash shield. 8. remove the screws and alternator splash shield.9remove the torque converter inspection cover.10.install the flywheel holding tool. 11.remove the bolt and crankshaft pulley. Note the bolt has reverse threads for the crankshaft pulley and the pulley and bolt are one piece molded together. 12. lower the alternator to gain access to the electrical connections 13. disconnect the crankshaft sensor14.release the oxygen sensor connector locator from the bracket 15. remove the lower alternator bolt16.disconnect the regulator electrical connector 17.disconnect remaining wiring from the alternator and remove the alternator.
Posted on Jun 28, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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You won't, These kinds of things don't exist online for free. A Haynes or Chilton manual is what you need and will cost around $20 from the local car parts store such as NAPA, Checker, AutoZone, ect.
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Posted on Jun 14, 2008
Remove the rad support cover, remove the electric cooling fan and shroud, disconnect the tranny cooler lines, drain the cooling system, remove the upper and lower hoses, remove the rad brackets on top of the rad (one on each side), have someone hold the AC core out of the way and carefully slide the radiator up and out
Posted on Nov 24, 2008
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Water pump bolt torque sequence (3.0L (2V) engine)
Posted on Jul 04, 2009
Install the generator and the lower bolt.
Posted on Mar 14, 2010
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