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Alternator is not working. I have bought 2 and replaced battery. Any suggestions?

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  • cjcollier25 Jul 30, 2008

    My car would not start and was hard to jump off so I bought a battery about three days ago. It has ran fine ever since now the car is dead again first time jumped off fast until I turned on lights as soon as I did the car went dead. It has sat on the charge and now is taking forever to crank. Could this be the alternator or a fuse problem? Please help.

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Get yourself a Haynes manaul. They are a gold mine of info for $20.

Changing an alternator is not that difficult. Two bolts and a wire connection to disconnect/connect. I left the alternator belt in place on the remaining pulleys and slipped the new alternator on to it in lieu of taking the belt all the way off.

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    Get yourself a Haynes manaul. Lots of great info for $20 and it will walk you thru the process.



    Changing an alternator is pretty simple. Two bolts and one wire connection.



    I left the belt in place and slipped the old alternator off and the new one on without removing the belt completely.

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Some time they have a fuseable link in near the starter that needs to be replaced

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