Is there a inline fuseable link between alternator and starter on 98 Dodge Neon?

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There is not a fusible link between the alternator and starter. There is a regulator on the alternator. The starter is directly connected to the battery, as is the alternator.
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How do wires run from alternators to starters on a 1983 Oldsmobile 98?

There is a red wire from the alternator output to the starter battery connection post That wire has a fusible link in it that may blown if someone hooked up a battery backwards. I think the fuse link is located on the starter end.

Can you make a fusible link from the alternator to the starter?

A fusable link is exactly like the old fashioned household fuse. You make a fusabling link by cutting the wire and inserting a small length of wire 2 wire sizes smaller (I believe its two, don't quote me.) So if the wire is 12 gauge, put in a small length of 14 gauge. (A 14 gauge wire is small than 12 gauge) Make sure you use stranded insulated wire that is meant for cars and that you use the mechanical connectors with insulation built onto them (usually blue) that you attach to the wire by using a crimping tool. I think the length of the fuse should be about 1 inch to about 1.5 inches. Wrap it with plenty of black electrician's tape. If the fuse does burn out (which you want it to if there is too much current going through the wire) the black tape will protect the wire from shorting out to the body of the car, which cause you real problems.

How do you change the starter in a 1996 Dodge Neon?

There are two bolts that hold it in, the first you can see at the bottom of the starter, it also holds the ground cable on. The second is a long bolt which you need to crawl under the car to get at. Jack up the drivers side and look at the bell housing where the starter is. You will see the head of a bolt this is it. Just use a 15mm socket and extension and it will come right out. There are also two wires that need to be removed one is bolted on the selonoid the other clips in.The whole job can be done in about 15 minutes. ...Art ....remember to unhook your positive battery cable before you attempt to remove the wires from the starter. These wires have power going to them even with the key in the off position. Matt Remove fan motor 1st, 2 bolts size 14mm on starter,loosen bottom bolt from inside part of engine, top bolt from outside of engine or the right side of engine,don't forget the 2 wires on starter & the clip wire, took about 20 minutes

How do you replace the alternator on a 1997 Dodge Neon?

Changing the alternator on a 1996 Dodge Neon? First buy a repair book like a Haynes or Chiltons it will be worth the expense. Next brush up on your four letter words because this is not an easy job. Make sure there are no small children within earshot. Raise the vehicle so you can get under it. Remove the battery hook ups. Under the car remove the plastic splash guard (3 bolts, 1 plastic snap clip). Spray all bolts with a penetrant and let soak in. Remove the two electrical hook ups from the alternator. Loosen the adjustment bolt (back side top) of the alternator and remove the belt. Remove the lower and upper mounting bolts. Remove the 3 pivot mounting bracket bolts and the mounting bracket. You may have to tug and shimmy the alternator loose. It is very hard to see where some of the bolts are and even harder to get a wrench on some of them. Remove the neg. battery cable then the wires from the altermator. Then remove the belt and the mounting bolts and then the altermator. Take the passenger side wheel off and do your work from under the car,make sure you jack it up high and use jackstands for safety,it only took me 30 minutes and no four letter words...jeffbone

Where is the alternator located on a 1995 Dodge Neon?

the alternator is tough to find on the dodge neon. this is because the engine compartment is so compact. If you want to find the alternator, first you have to know what it looks like. If you need to, find a picture of one on the internet. Then open the hood of the neon.Look at the engine. Look at the left side where the coolent pressure cap is. Look below that general area you will see the is hooked up to a belt. If you can find the belts you can find the alternator. If you still cant find it, post again. Answer is is hard to find and tight if your just accessing it the best way is to jack the vehical up support with jack stands, from under the car you can easly follow the wires to the alternator. If you changing it that's a bit more work feel free to e-mail if you need more help. ANSWER-- The Alternator is on the passenger side between the engine and firewall. You must jack the car up to do anything to it. To change it try to get a copy of the remove and replace diagram from a local dealer - they will most likely give u a copy of their blow apart.

Where is the alternator located on a 1996 Dodge Neon?

Answer . See where the coolant overflow tank is on the firewall? Now look to the passenger side and down. It is kinda hard to see cause there is a bracket over it. The adjustment bolt is through the bracket on the firewall side. It sucks to change this belt..

Where is the starter on a 95 Dodge Neon?

The starter is located right smack dabb in the front of the engine, half way down behind the radiator,it's plainly visible. unfortunataly, its one of the hardest starters to get at (i was ugly) so unless you've got a garage and tools, take er somewhere and get someone else to do it, if not....its just 3 bolts and a couple wires to disconnect,and lots of beatin 'n trashing!!! . The starter is pretty dificult to get to and the Hayne manual is little to no help. The easiest way to get it out of the car is to remove the battery and the battery holder, along with the radiator fan on that side. With all that removed it is just a matter of undoing the two mounting bolts. The lower of the two you will have to get from underneath. Make sure you have a couple different extensions and a universal joint and you should be fine. I tried following the instruction in the book and found out a better way. With the fan on the battery side out the starter came out easily. Plan for two to three hours of work on it.

How do you replace the alternator on a 2000 Dodge Neon?

This will take you between 2-3 hours to do! I will suggest to buy 2000-2003 Neon Haynes repair Manuel You will need a 10mm wrench a 10mm,13mm, 14mm, & 15mm deep and regular sockets (1/4, 5/8, & 3/4 ratchets) a jack and stands PB Blaster 1: disconnect the negative battery cable. 2: loosen the upper alternator adjusting bolt and mounting bolt nut. 3: loosen the right front wheel lug nuts, raise the car and then remove the right front wheel. 4: remove the right front accessory drive belt splash shield. 5: loosen the lower alternator bolt. 6: remove the alternator belt. 7: disconnect the electrical connectors from the alternator (I suggest to wait on this). 8: remove the upper adjusting bolt and nut then the lower bolt & nut. 9: remove the lower alternator mounting 3 bolts. at this point turn the alternator sideways and remove the wires (push the red tab down until it slides and wiggle the connector). 10 : remove the alternator for under the car (this will take some time to get it out) before putting the new alternator in spray the lower bolt and nut with PB Blaster then the upper mounting nut bolt and adjusting bolt (it will make it easier to install).

How do you remove the starter from a 1995 Dodge Neon?

Ok i havent tried it yet but in the book it says to jack the front end, support it. then take a jack and support the engine (using a piece of wood between the jack and engine). take the front engine mount bolt off, and then you should be able to rotate the engine? thus allowing you access to the starter. i don't know if there may be a better way, such as taking the fans off and trying to yank it out that way, but im going to try the first method tonight so ill keep you posted Ok so i just recently took off the starter and it took about an 1 hr. however it is rather simple. and the book was no help. so this is what you need to do.... take out the battery, then take out the batter tray (holder)-- its just like 2 screws you just need to loosen and 2 other ones you need to take out and the tray lifts right up (except for electrical conn. and air tube dealy thing-- oh yeah and the fuse box is connected to the tray. so once that's done you have easy acces to the top bolt on the starer, the bottom bolt is attainable without doing the stuff in the prev. paragraph however it may help out. unplug the electric connector on the starter and also undue the bolt that's holding the + wire on the starter (from batt.) the starter is now free.... i took off one of the fans to get the starter out but you may be able to fish it down through the bottom of the car. Good Luck!!

How do you replace the alternator on a Dodge Neon?

Starting with a good sturdy jack, jack up front passenger side of the 95 -99 Dodge Neon. Place onjack stand and remove front passenger side tire and splash guard. . From below loosen the pivot bolt and tensing bolt with a 13mm socket and 15mm socket. Unplug 2 prong connection and unbolt cable with 10mm deep-well socket. leave in place. . remove 3 bolts from mounting bracket to engine block set and set aside the entire assembly. With patients work the alternator between the body and lower control arm. taking note of the path taken when removing. . reverse procedure for reassembly

Where is the fuseable link from the starter of a Chevy S-10?

Answer . \nThe fusable links are ususally located about 5 to 6 inches away from the starter on the harness.

Where is the alternator located on a 1998 Dodge Neon?

Answer . \nits on the passenger side of the vehicle where the drive belts are. If you shine a light down the rear of the engine you will see it at the bottom.

How do you replace a fan on a 98 Dodge Neon?

Remove battery, battery platform and then remove the small bolts at the top of the radiator. Disconnect electrical connector near the bottom of the fan. Slide the fan right and up to remove. Repeat for left side fan. When reinstalling fans make sure to engage tabs at the bottom into corresponding slots on radiator.

Where is the starter on the 2001 Dodge Neon?

Answer . the starter is located in the front of the engine{side toward front of vehicle}just below the intake has two bolts holding it in place.the top one bolts through the transaxle and the bottom one through the starter housing.. Answer . \nit is right under the plastic intake manifold, front and center under the hood.

Where are the fuseable links on a 1990 z24?

The fusible links on my '89 Z24 are located at the starter solenoid where the end of the positive battery cable attaches to the large terminal. There may be a fusible link near the positive battery cable in the 10 gauge wire (not the heavy gauge one). Good luck.

How do you remove governor in Dodge Neon '98?

Answer . \nIt has no governor, that you can remove.. Answer . \nyou can get your computer reprogramed

How do you remove the starter from a 1996 Dodge Neon?

buy a book for the car 20 bucks at local parts store that's WA i did it takes u step by step

How to take the starter of of a 1998 dodge neon?

Answer . It's a PAIN. You have to take out the battery and holder, and take out the radiator fans. The starter is located underneath the exhaust manifold. I think there are 2 bolts holding it in, but It's been over a year since I changed my starter. Check a Haynes manual at your local auto shop for detailed instructions.

98 Dodge Neon won't start and plugs had oil on them?

I am not a professional mechanic but i think that you might have blown rings on the pistons that have oil on the spark plugs. what is probably happening is the rings are bad so, you are not getting good if any compression in the cylinders and the oil on the plugs is probably from a bad oil control ring also on the pistons and the oil is getting past the pistons onto the plugs.

How do you change the starter on a 2000 Dodge Neon?

Answer . The starter is located under the car where the transmission and engine meet toward the front of the neon. The starter actually bolts up with face toward the transmission. You must get the car up on ramps or on a hoist to see the starter. This is just a general method; it is very hard to give words to describe some of the steps without pictures. \n. \nRemoval:\nDisconnect and isolate the battery negative cable. \nRaise vehicle on hoist.\nRemove starter bolts. \nRemove starter assembly. \nDisengage latch and remove solenoid connector from starter assembly. \nRemove battery positive connector from starter assembly. It is not necessary to remove the alternator output lead from the connector.\n. \nInstallation:\nClean corrosion/dirt from the cable and wire terminals before installing wiring to the solenoid. \nAttach battery positive connector to starter. Ensure alternator output connector is snapped into the battery positive connector. Tighten the captive nut to 10 Nm (90 in. lbs.) . CAUTION: It is critical that the alternator output terminal be connected to the battery positive terminal of the starter solenoid, for proper operation of the charging and cranking systems. \nInstall solenoid connector to starter. Ensure that latch is fully engaged. \nPosition the starter face into transmission housing. Start bottom mounting bolt and thread in until bolt is snug. \nAttach ground cable to upper starter mounting bolt. \nEnsure the proper starter alignment before tightening the starter mounting bolts to 54 Nm (40 ft. lbs.) torque. \nLower vehicle and connect negative battery cable.

How do you change a starter on a 1997 Dodge Neon?

Its actually quite simple jack up the front end and take the bolts out from underneath wiggle it a little and it slips right out! Just changed mine two weeks ago!

How do you replace starter in a dodge neon?

Answer . easiest if u take out the radiator but u dont have to. un hook your battery first then take out the radiator fans, unhook the starter then take out the 2 bolts holding the starter in on is on the backside of tranny and the other is on the front side of tranny. oh and starter is located front of engine under the intake manifold.

How do you replace the starter on a 1995 Dodge Neon?

Answer . \na manual will help with diagnosis and repair, and a shop manual should be available at the local library in the reference section, make copies of the right pages, good luck...:)

How do you changer starter 1995 dodge neon?

Answer . Do you mean replace a starter?\n. \n. \nIt is not hard but due to space it takes time and small hands help. Start by unhooking battery and jacking up the front end. I have custom bumpers that are lower than stock but I still was able to get under the car and get the starter. I had help, a friend held the starter while I got the bolts all the way out and the extra pair of hands helped twisting the starter to get it out, without removing the front engine mount. If I remember correctly there were 3 bolts holding the starter on one holds the negative wire. There are 2 bolts on the front(where the wires connect) and one on the back. you have to get the wires off to get the starter out. If you have a good socket set you can do it. I think you need to torque the bolts back on at 40 lbs. It seems like more work than it is. If you can change a tire you can do this, just don't sweat it. It helps to have a look at a new starter before you start.

Why is the fuseable link for your alternator on your 2000 Dodge Dakota keep blowing?

Answer . Short to ground? Loose battery cable or ground causing a Spike in system? Bad voltage regulator allow too much current to flow through system?

Where is the IAT sensor on a 98 dodge neon.?

If it is a SOHC it is on the air take between 1st and 2nd port

How do you install an alternator on a 98 dogde neon?

disconnect battery then pull off pass tire to access alternator preferably with jack stands alternator has upper bolt and lower bolt loosen lower bolt and bracket that contains 3 bolts. on top of alternator is upper bracket that holds alternator in place the tensioner is facing firewall loosen tensioner all the way out then finally loosen top alternator bolt [ the tensioner bolt actually goes through top bolt which is not visible until you take it out} disconnect alternator

What is the coolant ratio needed in a 98 dodge neon?

Answer . The ratio does not change from car to car, it is always 50/50 water and anti freeze. . Answer . The above answer is exactly correct, except be sure and use Distilled Water and not tap water. Do not change this mix beyond 55% Antifreeze & 45% Water. Doing so will actually raise the freezing point and lower the boiling point. Beyond this point the more antifreeze you add the less protection you have.

What size dash speakers fit a 98 dodge neon?

grab the dash tweeters from a early 2000's chrysler 300. they bolt right into the dash. All you have to do is cut the old pigtail and swap the connector that fits. I have them in my car and they sound great. oh and good luck getting help from crutchfield they dont have any that fit directly

How do you replace the alternator on a 2001 Dodge Neon?

In order to change the alternator on your Neon you will need a good rachet set and a torque bar. First step will be to disconnect the wiring, then move onto removing the 2 bolts on the top of the alternator. Once the adjusting bolts are removed, use a pry bar to push the alternator back and downwards. Once that is done, you should have enough room to get your torque bar in there to the bolt at the bottom of the engine. Get it loose a bit then remove the paasenger side tire and the plastic cover that is attached to the body of the car in order to give you acces to the bolt that you loosened earlier. Continue to get the bolt out from the paasenger side front wheel well. To reinstall is the easiest, just reverse everything. Goodluck

Startermotor fuseable link?

The fusible link on a starter motor is designed to prevent too muchcurrent from reaching the starter. This can lead to permanentdamage for even total failure.

Where is the starter located on a 1998 dodge neon?

The starter, on your 1998 Dodge neon, is located near the bottom,back, left side of the engine. You can follow the battery cablefrom the battery to the starter.

How do you know if fuseable link is blown?

IS THE FUSE IN IT BLOWN? If not get a battery and a test light. You will probably have to cut the fuseable link out. touch one wire end to the battery and make a circuit with it, if the test light doesn't light up and the fuse isn't blown it is bad

What are the symptoms of a bad starter in a dodge neon?

The starter will quit engaging in the motor. Sometime if u bump the key it will work.

Where is the Fuseable link found on a 1994 Dodge Caravan?

If it is like my 99 Caravan it will be in the green wire about an inch or two after it leaves the main fuse box under the hood. If you look carefully on the green wire it does say fuse on it. It is built into the 10 guage wire. Once it has fried I recommend replacing it with a real fuseable link. You should be able to get it from your local automotive store.

Where is the alternator on a 1995 Dodge Neon?

It is on the rear lower of the belt side of the engine.. You can find the alternator in the back by the firewall on the passenger side of the car. It is best to put the car up on ramps since it is not reachable from the top. You can follow the belts and one of the belts will lead to the back that is attached to the alternator.

Why would your 98 dodge neon blow up randomely?

many things like; out of oil, bad rockers, no antifreeze. oil pump went out, so many thing could of happed if block ain't crack (take to machine shop have it tested) you can rebuild it your self if you like working on cars it is a good and fun project. need more info to tell you more.

Is an alternator for a 1996 dodge neon interchangeable with a 1995 dodge neon?

It will fit physically but the plugs may be different. If you are buying this from a junk yard or from a junk car just get the plugs from the parts vehicle and solder them on your harness.

Where can you get a fuseable link?

a fuseable link is just a length of wire that will carry a certain load. check the awg (american wire guage) ratings and install that size wire at the power source of that circuit

Where is starter located on 1997 dodge neon?

It in front of the engine compartment be low the air intake manifold the starter is locate there.

How do you change an alternator on a 2002 dodge neon?

Disconnect bat. Remove wires from back of alt. If serpentine, pull on idler(s) to release belt tension & remove belt. if not, Loosen alt bolt on top & swing to side to remove belt, Remove bolts 6 & 12 o' clock & remove. reverse to install. have fun:)

Where is fuseable link 1984 celebrity?

My Chilton manual shows that there are three fusible links in a 1984 Celebrity. They are in lines that come directly off of the positive wire, and have red insulation. One is in the feed to the ignition switch. Another is in the wire to the coolant fan relay. The other one is in the wire to the blower relay. I would expect they would all be found in the engine compartment.

How can you make a 98 dodge neon gas tank work in a 95 dodge neon?

In a 1995-1998 the fuel tanks are the same, So yes you can interchange the tanks. while your at it you may as well change the fuel pump as well.

What does code 77 mean on a 98 dodge neon?

Speed control relay.You will be better of if you have the system checked with a scan tool and get a 4 digit "P" code. They are more specific than the 2 digit codes you get from flashing the light and counting.

Is there a fuseable link on a 1997 mercury sable starter?

Specifically in the starter wiring, not that I'm aware of. See "Related Questions" below for more

Can a gas tank from a 96 dodge neon fit on a 98 dodge neon?

it should but contact a salvage yard has they have the interchange manuals and can answer better than i can

Where is the alternator fuse located on a dodge neon?

I don't think they have one I know mine or my friends doesn't I was told that was the problem with mine but it was just melted wires were they cross the exaust

How do you change the fuel filters on a 98 dodge neon?

You can't. 95-96 were the only Neon's that came with fuel filters, after 97 Dodge stopped equiping external fuel filters

How much are fuseable links?

The special Fuesable link wire is sold by the 10 foot (3 meter) roll for less than 10 dollars, then you make your own. Going to the dealer and buying a special one for your car can cost over $40 in some cases.

How do you test starter solenoid dodge neon?

The best way I find to test a solenoid is by removing it from the starter. Then, once off, use a set of jumper cables, attaching the positive and negative end to a battery first and then at the solenoid end the positive cable to the positive bolt on the solenoid. Then, using the negative cable, make contact with the push-on terminal end of the solenoid. This should result in the front spring-loaded end kicking forward. If it doesn't happen try the other push-on terminal end and make sure that the positive section of the jumper cable is on the correct bolt. Trial and error usually goes along with these things so don't stress too much about it.