undo ground wire cable then jack the car up. Much easier from the bottom. Remove the belt by loosening the adjuster until belt can be rolled off pulley.There are 2 12 mm bolts at the top of the alternator .one can be seen from the front without much trouble the other you must feel for from the back . To get the unit to clear Power Steering and A/c lines it is best to let down the sway bar. undo battery wire from back of alternator. I think it will take longer than 20 minutes for the turbo model .
no power to starter on Nissan 300zx twin turbo
Remove the belt from your 1985 Nissan 300 alternator. Remove the wiring harness from the alternator. Remove the alternator retaining bolts. The alternator will come off.
The replacement coil part#s are the same, from the store... so yes.
lift the car take the shroud away from the bottom i think it 5 screws unbolt the sway bar remove the alternator its 3 bolt replace the same way it came out
if the turbo isn't working its blown. dummy.
300zx from 84 - 88 are z31
Purchase a Nissan 300ZX Twin Turbo by looking through local classified ads. The local paper, Craigslist and Auto Trader are good places to find a Nissan 300ZX Twin Turbo. Also, visit your local car dealerships.
you stick it in and it works the same.
I had an 84 turbo that I had up to 145.
put on a turbo
try ebay, search 1985 300zx for the Nissan Service Manual, I have the 1986 manual , it contains the wiring diagram
Now this depends on whether your car is a manual or an automatic and a twin turbo or a naturally aspirated version. Go to http://300zx-twinturbo.com/cgi-bin/manual.cgi There it will show you how to replace it.
It was made in either trim.
Check the alignment of your pully and also look for a cracked or broken pully.
buy a turbo z. cheaper/easier/less headache.
yes if the turboengen is the right size
the alternator is about $80-95. i had to replace mine like 3 times. Its not difficult but very time consuming and cramped space.
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