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Old 07-03-2010, 05:23 PM   #1
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Changing alternator

I have the chance to pick up the tow package alternator for cheap. I was wondering how difficult it is to change out the alternators? Also ate there any additional things that I would need.
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here's a more specific link. got to remove mine tonight and replace it tomorrow when it comes in.....

http://www.ncttora.com/fsm/05+/data/...a/02400210.pdf
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Old 07-05-2010, 01:15 PM   #4
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here's a more specific link. got to remove mine tonight and replace it tomorrow when it comes in.....

http://www.ncttora.com/fsm/05+/data/...a/02400210.pdf
i just read the instructions, so pretty much i just removed the old one and put the new one in and reconnect everything?
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Old 07-05-2010, 01:16 PM   #5
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i just read the instructions, so pretty much i just removed the old one and put the new one in and reconnect everything?
yep...pretty much it...tearing mine out tonight
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Old 07-05-2010, 01:19 PM   #6
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Oh so they have two different alternators?
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Old 07-05-2010, 01:23 PM   #7
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Oh so they have two different alternators?
looks like two manufacturers and two sizes. sizes are dependent upon factory towing package, i know for sure. not sure if that correlates to the manufacturers as well.
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yep...pretty much it...tearing mine out tonight
what alt did you get?
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Old 07-05-2010, 01:50 PM   #9
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took me 30 mins to swap out mine back in march.. its very easy to do.
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Old 07-05-2010, 01:52 PM   #10
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what alt did you get?
going to order it tonight when i get off. no one has it in stock around here, but advanced will price match oreilly's ($15 cheaper) and they can have it tomorrow vs. thursday for oreilly's. all i know is i'm getting the 130A for th etowing package. i will try to remember to post in here when i get home and let you know the manufacturer.
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Old 07-05-2010, 01:53 PM   #11
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took me 30 mins to swap out mine back in march.. its very easy to do.
if you did it on that 1st gen in your info, it's a different beast on this motor
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Old 07-05-2010, 01:55 PM   #12
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going to order it tonight when i get off. no one has it in stock around here, but advanced will price match oreilly's ($15 cheaper) and they can have it tomorrow vs. thursday for oreilly's. all i know is i'm getting the 130A for th etowing package. i will try to remember to post in here when i get home and let you know the manufacturer.
Hmmmm.... interesting? My first alternator took a dive and the dealer swapped it out under warranty but I'm not sure which one they replaced it with. I have an 06' TRD Sport 4x4 with the tow package.
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Old 07-05-2010, 01:58 PM   #13
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Hmmmm.... interesting? My first alternator took a dive and the dealer swapped it out under warranty but I'm not sure which one they replaced it with. I have an 06' TRD Sport 4x4 with the tow package.
better make sure it's the 130A you paid for...lol
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better make sure it's the 130A you paid for...lol
Lol....yeah I know huh?!?! I still have the invoice and all that but how can I know for sure its the 130A? Is there a way I can just look at it and tell?
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Old 07-05-2010, 02:16 PM   #15
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Lol....yeah I know huh?!?! I still have the invoice and all that but how can I know for sure its the 130A? Is there a way I can just look at it and tell?
should be able to tell by the part number...mine is still partially caked in mud, so i cant help as we speak...lol
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if you did it on that 1st gen in your info, it's a different beast on this motor
yea i did it on my 1st gen
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Old 07-05-2010, 02:45 PM   #17
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should be able to tell by the part number...mine is still partially caked in mud, so i cant help as we speak...lol
Oh okay. If I can see the number, whats the next step to check the number to see if its the right one?
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Old 07-05-2010, 06:57 PM   #18
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i'd just check the number across the internet for an applicable part#. mine was a denso BTW
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was it not under war.?
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Old 07-06-2010, 02:35 AM   #20
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they will not warranty an alternator caked in mud
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