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How many bolt are on the 1999 Pontiac grand am se alternator and where are they located and what is the order to remove the alternator?


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June 27, 2008 5:03AM

1: First dissconnect your Battery + cable at your battery, 2: remove alternator drive belt by swinging up spring loaded tensioner pulley using a ratchet wrench or swing handle (strong arm) 3: remove alternator bolts, likely 2-3, you may have to lift/pry alternator slightly from mouting brackets to reach the Plug-in and Output cable 4: carefully release alternator/regualator Plug-in by lifting locking tab with a small flat screwdriver 5: remove alternator output power wire, likely a 10mm nut on end opposite to pulley 6:Remove alternator