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1998 4x4 stock alternator amperage?

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Madjik_Man, Jul 3, 2012.

  1. Jul 3, 2012 at 12:28 PM
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    Madjik_Man

    Madjik_Man [OP] The Rembrandt of Rattle Can

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    What's the amperage for a stock alternator on my 1998 4x4?

    Anyone know?

    Thanks.
     
  2. Jul 3, 2012 at 2:18 PM
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    Robertgeejr1

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    I am pretty sure its a 80 amp.
     
  3. Jul 3, 2012 at 4:03 PM
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    A light bulb clicked in my head and I called the parts dept at the local Toyota dealer.

    It's a 70A alternator
     
  4. Jul 3, 2012 at 4:14 PM
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    sorry, you are right! is yours giving you trouble?
     
  5. Jul 3, 2012 at 4:20 PM
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    No, just looking to get an air compressor for airing up and down on the trail... the one I'm looking at says your alternator needs to be more than 45A to handle it.
     
  6. Jul 3, 2012 at 4:28 PM
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    looking at a arb compressor?
     
  7. Jul 3, 2012 at 4:40 PM
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