first you need to jack up your car and put it on jack stands, then remove the passenger side wheel, then loosen the two bolts on the back of the Power Steering pump and the pivot bolt so you can remove the accessory drive belt. Then you can loosen the two bolts on the front of the alternator, then if you look at the alternator through the wheel well on the left side of the alternator there is a bracket, on the backside of the bracket there is an adjuster bolt loosen it and then you can remove the alternator belt.
could be alternator or short in harness
Remove the belt from your 1997 Chevy Lumina alternator. Remove the wiring harness from the back of the alternator. Remove the alternator retaining bolts. Reverse the process to install the new alternator.
disconnect battery. remove electrical connections from alternator. remove serpentine belt. remove alternator mounting bolts and remove alternator. Installation is reverse of removal.
You should remove the positive battery cable from your 1997 Ford F1 50 battery. Remove the alternator belt. Remove the wiring harness. Remove the alternator retaining bolts.
how do you take the wires from the alternator on a 1997 Toyota Tercel
Remove the positive cable from your 1997 Buick LeSabre battery. Remove the alternator belt. Remove the alternator wiring harness. Remove the alternator retaining bolts. Reverse the process to install the new alternator.
loosen the tentioner on the alternator. This will disattach it from the pulley. Then simply remove the bolts that hold the alternator to the block.
the alternator serves as the tensioner in atleast the 2.0 engine. I had to replace my belt recently, it wasn't a very complicated matter. Loosen the lower alternator mounting bolt. Then take off the nut on the top left of the alternator. Finally loosen the bolt on the top of the alternator, (it faces you). You can then remove the bolt that runs through the alternator. This will allow you to remove the old belt and replace it.
To change the alternator on a 1997 Chrysler LHS, first detach the negative battery cable using a wrench and loosen the alternator lower mounting bolt. Next, remove the upper radiator support and loosen the alternator pivot bolt. Then, slip the belt off the alternator's pulley and remove the alternator mounting bolt.
disconnect negative battery terminal, remove the drive belt. then disconnect the output wire and electrical connector on alternator. remove mounting bolts and remove alternator. good-day !
Its a tricky one. You have to unscrew the water pump in order to move it out of the way to get to one of the screws on the Alternator.
Disconnect the battery. Remove the intake hose. Remove the serpentine belt. Take the wires from the alternator then unbolt it. Reverse the procedure to reinstall.
for clearance raise vehicle on jack stands. disconnect neg batt cable, remove all wires from alternator, remove drive belt, remove adjusting and mounting bolts, then remove alternator from below. install is reverse order of removal. be sure to label wires for easier replacement.
Disconnect Negative battery cable- remove the accessory drive belt by loosening belt tensioner located on lower right side of engine -remove wiring harness connectors-remove alternator mounting bolts then remove alternator-installation is reverse of removal-takes about 45 minutes.
There are a few posts as to the answer to this question. You need to remove the serpentine belt from the alternator, unplug the electrical connections from the back, remove the mounting bolts, and install the new alternator. Hope this heps.
You must remove the timing belt to get to water pump.
you must remove the fuel tank to replace the pump.
Remove the alternator from below the vehicle. 1. Disconnect the positive battery cable. 2. Disconnect the 4P or 3P connector from the alternator. 3. Remove the terminal nut and the WHT wire from the B terminal. 4. Remove the adjusting bolt and through bolt nut, then remove the alternator belt from the pulley. 5. Pull out the alternator through bolt, then remove the alternator. 6. If necessary, remove the mount bracket bolts, and the upper and lower mount brackets. 7. Adjust the alternator belt tension after installation. The deflection should be between 6mm to 8.5mm for a new belt.
how do you replace 1997 alternator belt
Taking off an alternator on a 1997 Honda Civic requires removal of the old belt. Loosen the belt pulley and pull it off when there is enough slack. Loosen the bracket bolts on the alternator. Be sure to unplug all electrical components and remove the alternator.
Begin by removing the inside door panel on your 1997 Plymouth Grand Voyager. Remove the door lock linkage. Remove the door lock retaining bolts. The door lock will come out.
take a 3/8" ratchet, insert it into the tension pulley (there will be a square slot on the outside), turn it until the belt loosens up enogh to pull the belt off the alternator pulley. unplug the wire that goes into the back of the alternator, and remove the bolts of the bracket, reverse to install. Thanks to the person above who answered this for me. This has been done. I started my car after puting the new one in and the light came on. It is a code 41 (field generator not switching properly). What exactly does this mean and what possibilities could be causing this? I did have the battery cables off while I was installing the new alternator. I am afraid of letting the car run for the battery to charge back up not knowing what else may be going on with the code 41.
Remove the neg battery cable, then the belt.Then the wiring and mounting bolts,