How do I Quickly Test the Alternator on a Ford Tempo DIY?

Answer Should the alternator in your Ford Tempo fail, the car's battery will lose its charge--forcing you to use jumper cable to turn the engine. Use a digital voltmeter to perform a quick diagnostic test... Read More »

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How to Install an Alternator on a Ford Tempo?

Always make sure that the replacement alternator for the Ford Tempo is of the same maximum amperage. At the same time, look at the pulley and make sure that it is of the same type and that the bolt... Read More »

Where is the alternator in a"93 Ford Tempo GL?

On a 1993 Ford Tempo GL, the alternator is located in between the engine's drive belt and the battery. It sits on a mounting bracket and is mounted to the engine with the other end connected to the... Read More »

How to Change the Alternator in a '94 Ford Tempo?

The alternator in a 1994 Ford Tempo is responsible for creating the electricity that the vehicle depends on. When the alternator goes out, so does everything else electrical in the vehicle, until t... Read More »

How to Replace the Alternator on a 1990 Ford Tempo LX?

The 1990 Ford Tempo LX uses an alternator to maintain power to the vehicle. It sends electrical power to the battery using the wiring harness. When replacing the alternator on your Tempo, it's a g... Read More »