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Alternator is bad where is it located

Where is alternator located so i can fix

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It's on the lower passenger side front of the engine, tucked under the side. When you stand in front of the car and look down the front of the motor where the belts are, it's driven by the lower, leftmost pulley. The easiest way to remove it is to raise the car up and remove the sway bar, and take it out from the bottom. To remove it from the top, you'll have to take the radiator out and most of the plumbing up top, and it adds a lot of work. Be careful since there are a few small wire connections on the back of the alternator. Three wires in total - don't miss one or you'll yank the wire out of it's connector and screw yourself.

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