How to Change the Alternator in a 5.0 Mustang?

Answer The alternator on your 5.0 liter Ford Mustang engine is mounted on the upper section of the engine compartment, which makes it easy to change. However, your 5.0L engine model may come equipped with... Read More »

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How to Change the Alternator on a 1998 Mustang?

The alternator on your Mustang--and in any car made after the early 1960s--is for all practical purposes a small generator that feeds power into your Mustang's battery as long as the engine is runn... Read More »

How to Change an Alternator in a Classic Mustang?

Shortly after the Mustang was first produced, the generator was replaced with an alternator. Unlike a generator, the alternator’s field rotates and the generating windings are stationary. The alt... Read More »

How to Change the Alternator on a 1986 Ford Mustang?

Replacing the alternator on your Ford Mustang may be required if you're experiencing a weak or dead battery, the car is turning over too slowly, or the alternator is making grinding noises. The alt... Read More »

How to Troubleshoot the Alternator in a Mustang?

The Ford Mustang's history includes many classic, iconic cars, including the Shelby, the Boss and the Cobra. Current Mustangs come in coupe or convertible styles, with the choice of V6 or V8 engine... Read More »