the alternator is located on the passenger side front left looking down at engine. you will see a pully with belt wrapped around it on its left side.
Of the 2 most common engines in the 97, the alternator is in two different locations:
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The standard alternator on a 2004 Ford Taurus is 130 amps. When upgrading a system major audio components the many times the alternator will need to be upgraded as well to provide more required amperage.
If your 1997 Ford Taurus won't go into reverse, there may be a problem with your transmission. You can try checking your levels, but you need to take it to a mechanic.
alternator charging too high need replacing per dealer
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There are many different fuses and relays in Taurus, we need to know which for answer.
Disconnect the batery cable from the battery while the vehicle is running, if it dies, you need a new alternator there, buddy.
There are many ways to check if you need a new alternator. Your car will not run properly without one.
need diagram of the sepentine belt and how it go on.
If you can get at it, disconnect your battery and go for it, Basicaly the same procedure but with a serpentine belt and auto tensioner i presume.
I have bmw z3 1997 4 cylinderI put new enginine starter alternator but I don't have power in the starter and alternator, mechanic says I need to program de car
i need to know where the alternator is located on a 1990 Lexus LS400
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 will need a set of SAE or standard wrenches and SAE sockets and some muscle.
you probably need a new alternator
5 per wheel, 20 in total
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Need to know which model.
I also need to know how to install a alternator in a Mercury Topaz, but my car is a 1991. PLEASE HELP...
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Any auto parts store can tell you.
you need to replace the alternator
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This is a dual-field alternator, they both are field connections.
Check the voltage at the battery with engine running. It should read 13.5 to 15.5 volts. Any less and the alternator is suspect.