How do I change my alternator?

Answer An alternator is a key piece of an automotive electrical system. While the battery provides startup power and an electrical grounding point, the alternator supplies the automobile with electrical e... Read More »

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How to change an alternator?

Whether you're installing a new beefy stereo system and need a little extra juice, or need to replace a faulty alternator, the steps below will outline how to make the swap quick and easy.

How to Change the Alternator on an E350?

The Ford E350 is Ford's one-ton van. This van can carry a lot of cargo or people. Ensuring the van starts every time the key is turned means keeping a charge on the battery. The alternator has that... Read More »

How to Change the Alternator on a Civic?

The alternator in your Honda Civic helps extend the life of your battery by recharging the battery during use. If you alternator is faulty, your battery will not be able to hold a charge and your C... Read More »

How to Change an Alternator Belt?

The alternator receives its power from a belt that runs from the alternator to the engine's crankcase. As the motor turns, it rotates the belt on the pulley, which allows the alternator to generate... Read More »