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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
1st ...that should be covered under 6 year 50k power train warranty from the dealer.
But if your over....you need to unbolt the right side motor mount (on the water pump side) and lift the engine some with a floor jack to get clearance,
Posted on Apr 11, 2009
In response to BiTurboA6 comment, there is a full write-up at http://www.scribd.com/doc/12127197/2001-Audi-A6-Alternator-Replacement-Instructions
Posted on Apr 27, 2009
THERE SOULD BE A DIAGRAM UNDER THE HOOD ON A WHITE STICKER SOMEWHERE IN THE FRONT OF THE MOTOR.HOPE THIS HELPS. LET ME KNOW. GOOD LUCK
Posted on May 03, 2009
I just looked at my '04 xB. It looks very straight forward.
loosen the bolt that holds the alternator to the bracket.
carefully slide the alt to the bottom. (Also be aware of the plug and wires on the alt.They should never hold the weight of the alternator. You dont want them breaking prematurely.)
Pull the belt off, remove the belt from the crank shaft pulley.
Do the reverse, and you will have replaced the belt.
Make sure to check the belt in about a week or so.
New belts will stretch over time. Make sure you keep the tension tight enough to work correctly, but not so tight that the alernator shaft is warped.
I usually place the new belt on both pulleys and give a good "medium" pull on the alt while tightening. Find the middle of the belt and squeeze them together, depending on the type and length of the belt, there should be about 1/4" of flex on both sides.
Posted on Jun 29, 2009
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