DIY Alternator E36?

Answer If you are encountering electrical problems or hearing a strange whining noise that increases as you accelerate, chances are your alternator is on its way out and needs to be replaced. BMW has empl... Read More »

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How to Take an Alternator out of a 94 BMW?

To operate the electrical devices such as the ignition coil and headlights in a 1994 BMW, the vehicle uses an alternator. The alternator converts the machine-driven power of the crankshaft into ene... Read More »

How Do I Know If I Need a New Alternator?

Unlike many other car parts, there is no set mileage at which you need to replace an alternator. It may last for 100,000 miles or more or it may malfunction much sooner. Occasionally, an alternator... Read More »

How Can I Tell If My Alternator Is Bad?

Automotive alternators are used in most vehicles to charge the battery and provide power to the engine and accessories. This alternating generator can wear out or become damaged, and several notice... Read More »

How to Fix an Alternator?

Fixing the alternator in your car can be a daunting task. You must disassemble it, repair it and reassemble it after the repair. If you want to save a little money, follow these tips to help you fi... Read More »