disconnect negative battery tml.,remove the plug from the alternator,remove the main battery wire from the stud on the alternator, remove the lock bolt, swing alternator down to remove belt, remove pivot bolt, swing alt. until its out. replacement is reverse of remova;
To take out the alternator on a 88' tercel, you have to do it from under the car
the voltage regulator is built into the alternator
The timing setting for a 1988 Toyota Tercel is the "3E" hole lines at the top. This setting is for a Tercel EZ 1500 engine.
How do you replace the alternator on a 1988 Pontiac Fiero
http://www.modifiedlife.com/1988-toyota-tercel-car-stereo-radio-wiring-diagram/ Change the year in the link to your Tercel's year
You can find a 1988 Toyota carburetor diagram at most Toyota dealerships. The diagram can also be found in Toyota service manuals at your local library.
Hou much should it cost to replace an alternator for a 1988 acura integra Ls?
2 hours max....
Disconnect the 1988 Century battery. Remove the alternator battery. Disconnect the alternator wiring, then unbolt the alternator. Bolt in the new alternator, then reverse the procedure to finish the installation.
A quarter of a million miles if you treat her right
the alternator is on the bottom right side of the motor and it is hard to get to without removing the engine but it can be done without removing the whole motor you take the belt off and detach the cables then there are 2 bolts that you take out then you pry it out and replace,
yes its much easier to change.make sure you jack engine before