How to Troubleshoot Alternators?

Answer Alternators are small electric generators that charge the battery of a vehicle. A vehicle typically has just one alternator, which is plenty, to charge the battery. When the alternator malfunctions... Read More »

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How to Troubleshoot Bosch Alternators?

Bosch alternators have one main battery lead on the rear of the alternator and a three-wire plastic connector as well. The wires are colored green, black and brown. There are several segments that ... Read More »

How to Dispose of Alternators?

The alternator is a vital piece of equipment for virtually all modern cars and trucks. Qithout a properly functioning alternator, an automobile will not be able to sustain the battery or the vehicl... Read More »

Surging in Alternators?

An alternator is a generator which transforms mechanical energy into an alternating current -- AC -- form of electrical energy. This energy is briefly stored in the alternator before being distribu... Read More »

How to Identify GM Alternators?

Alternators provide electricity to a vehicle while the engine is running, charging the battery in the process, and when the engine is turned off, the alternator alternates the power supply to the b... Read More »