Alternator Replacement Instructions?

Answer Alternators rarely fail, but when they do, they require replacement. It's the battery's job to start the car and provide power on demand. The alternator is what keeps the battery in shape. Batterie... Read More »

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Cavalier Alternator Replacement Instructions?

The Chevrolet Cavalier, like most other automobiles, uses a rotating alternator to provide electrical power to the engine and accessories. This alternator can wear out and require replacement, whic... Read More »

DIY Instructions New Beetle Alternator Replacement?

If your Beetle is losing power and you know the battery is good, the problem may be the alternator. This is the device that recharges the battery using the car's own mechanical energy. You'll need ... Read More »

Instructions for Replacement of the Alternator Belt in a 2001 Kia Sephia?

The alternator belt on the 2001 Kia Sephia is actually a serpentine belt. The alternator belt runs all of the other engine accessories, including the AC compressor, the water pump and the power ste... Read More »

1987 Toyota Corolla Alternator Replacement Instructions?

The alternator in your 1987 Toyota Corolla supplies the power for the electrical system in the car and charges the battery during operation. If the alternator fails, the engine will continue to run... Read More »