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What size is my engin? 3.8L or 3.3L? What amp alternator do I need?

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Ford did not use a 3.3 liter engine.

The only option for the windstar is a 3.8 liter.

More than likely you have a 130 amp alternator.

You will need to bring the old one in when you purchase the new one so that you don't get charged for a core charge. If you look carefully the old alternator should either be stamped or have an info plate that will tell you the amperage rating.

If you where trying to post for a dodge caravan you might want to try again. They have a 3.8 and 3.3 liter.

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