IF you remove the right front tire and guard this will give you easy access to your alternator. You will need to jack your car up. It sits underneatdh the engine to the right of the starter. If you locate the oil filter you'll see it right in front of you. Just disconnect your battery and then the pplasitc guard on the alternator held on by a single bolt. Then disconnect all wires. Next, Unscrew the two bolts that runn across the bottom. Put a 14mm on the tensioner to put some slack in the serpentine belt and pull the 14mm wrench. Take the belt from around the alternator and then remove the bolt on the top right of the alternator. that one in particular is a little hard to get to, but take your time and good luck. I f you are still having trouble then get the Haynes Repair manual for the Saturn S-series 1991-2002. You can find them at any auto perts store and they are great to have!
To get to the alternator, you have to get it from the bottom of the car. Make sure you disconnect the battery! I just did the job today (2-13-06) with another person. You don't need 2 people, but it helps tremendously. It's rather tight in some of the locations, but it's definitely workable.
First you must remove the front passenger side wheel and place the car up on Jack stands. It helps to have the whole front elevated as you will be working underneath the car most of the time. Then remove the plastic guards that are behind the wheel. They are held in place by two plastic pins (the anchor type pins).
Once the car is up, refer to the diagram under the hood that gives the serpentine belt routing. You'll see the Tension wheel that you need to move. It's really easy to get to from the wheel axel level. Use a 14mm wrench (NOT SOCKET..it's too small of a space to fit the barrel of the socket). Grab onto the bolt head on the wheel and turn clockwise. The whole assembly then moves down, as it's on a spring. That will loosen the Serpentine belt. If you have another person, have them remove the serpentine belt from one of the pulleys as you are holding down the Tension Whell. Once the belt is off, ease the tension wheel back into place. You can now pull the belt off all the wheels.
The alternator is held in by two bolts. they are 13mm bolts, you can use a socket for these. The top bolt is harder to find and easier to reach and loosen if you do it from the bottom of the car. It takes time to loosen, but it can be done. The bottom is a long bolt with a nut on the end. You'll need a 13mm wrench and a 13mm socket for this. From under the car looking at the alternator, place the wrench on the left side of the bolt and the socket wrench on the right. The right side is a nut that holds the bolt in place. Remove the nut and pull the bolt out to the left.
Next there is a plastic guard that protects the wiring. You can remove that by using a 10mm rachet on the bolt that is on the left hand side (from underneath the car) of the alternator. it sits just above the grounding wire. Remove that bolt. If you have someone helping, have them reach through the top of the car and hold the alternator in place while pushing the guard up. It is also held by a little clip, so if you push up you'll unlatch it. Pull the guard off and set aside.
Next remove the grounding wire on the side with a 10mm socket wrench. Then unclip the wiring to the alternator with a flat head screw driver. You'll see how the clip is removed when you see it.
Next, remove the alternator. It may be stuck in place, so have someone come from the top or from the bottom to pound one of the sides where the long bolt was. Once free, remove it through the wheel well.
Once you have this done, just reverse the directions to install the new one. It's fairly easy once you've removed it, to see how it's done.
Hook up the battery..and start the car!
To replace the alternator on a 1995 Honda Civic disconnect the battery. Disconnect the wiring from the alternator. Loosen the adjustment bracket so the belt has slack. Remove the alternator belt along with the mounting hardware. Pull the alternator and replace it.
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Yes, there is an alternator fuse for a 1992 Saturn SL2. It is easy to replace and is found in the fuse box of this car.
In the alternator Needs new Alternator if it's bad
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Replace the alternator. Utilize a Hane's Manual.
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The 1995 Infinity alternator can be replaced by removing the alternator belt. Removing the wiring harness from the back of the alternator. Removing the alternator retaining bolts. Put the new alternator on and reverse the process.
Remove the wiring harness from your 1995 Mercury Villager alternator. Remove the alternator belt. Remove the alternator retaining bolts. Reverse the process to install your new alternator.
Need instructions on how to replace a manual window regulator on drivers side on 1995 saturn
you have to loosen the top alternator bolt alowing the alternator to swing forward loosening the belt
1. There is no such thing as a 1995 Saturn LS; the LS had not been developed yet. 2. The oil filter on a SL is next to the belt, directly UNDER the alternator.
Absoutely, tho it's probably built into the alternator. Ask your local auto parts supplier if a replacement regulator is available. Of course you have to disassemble the alternator and install the regulator if it in inside your alternator. lol It's inside the alternator. Either replace the alternator or get a diagram of the alternator and rebuild it.
It actually isn't that hard. Remove the front right wheel and fender liner. Use a 9/16" wrench to loosen the serpentine belt by turning the wrench clockwise. Slip the belt off the alternator. Then remove the wires and the bolts that hold the alternator to the engine. Installation is the reverse of removal.
On the 1995 Saturn SL1 The oil pressure sending unit is the sensor closest to the alternator. The unit is on the back of the block.
you have to loosen the top alternator bolt alowing the alternator to swing forward loosening the beltThis answer was retreived from the previous page
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The voltage regulator on alternators of almost all modern vehicles (including all Saturn's), is INSIDE the alternator. When rebuilding an alternator it is relatively simple to replace the regulator at the same time you replace brushes, bearings and other components, but if you haven't done it before and don't have someone knowledgeable to guide you through the process, don't try to rebuild an alternator yourself.
how do you get the alternator out of a 1995 safari van.I took off the front bolts but still not coming out must i take off the "doghouse"to get access how do you get the alternator out of a 1995 safari van.I took off the front bolts but still not coming out must i take off the "doghouse"to get access
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Remove the positive cable from your 1995 Saturn battery. Remove the cables from the starter. Remove the starter retaining bolts. Reverse the process to install the new starter.
Which regulator? The voltage regulator is INSIDE the alternator. If that regulator has failed you can either rebuild the alternator (don't even try unless you're experienced), or you can simply replace the alternator. The fuel pressure regulator is near the rear of the engine, drivers side. Just get a new one, pop out the old one, clean everything well and put the new one in it's place.
go to autozone.com and enter your 94 Nissan info,engine size ,2wd or 4wd,then look up alternator,then to the right of screen look up repair guide,it will tell you what you need to know to replace your alternator,good luck.