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86 ford 350/460 engine motorhome alternator for the coach squeals badly when driving. Removing it I struck a problem. The bolt across the top hit the radiator when pulled out. Do I have to remove the radiator also. thanks paul

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Hey Joejil... I'm having the exact same problem that you had. I'd love a little help letting me know how you resolved the problem! I cut the bolt today to remove the alternator. Now to put it back together!


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Find a cast iron pulley for the alternator. I found mine at an alternator/starter rebuilder. Mine would handle a 110 amp alternator with a winch load.

Stamped steel (cheap) polishes smooth whereas cast iron always has a rough surface due to carbon inclusions being soft and leaving pits when the surface is worn away.

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