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How to change an alternator on a 2003 Hyundia Sonata?

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How to change an alternator on a 2003 Hyundia Sonata?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  brownjeff replied 7 years ago.

2.4 or 2.7 engine?

 

Thanks,

 

JB

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
2.4 engine
Expert:  brownjeff replied 7 years ago.

Disconnect the battery

Remove the belt (there is an adjuster at the top to loosen the belt with)

Remove the upper and lower bolts holding the alternator on.

Remove the electrical connectors.

 

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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
It looks like my engine is the 2.7 engine. An I can not find how to reduce the tension on the belt so I can take off the alternator.
Expert:  brownjeff replied 7 years ago.

Tell me which one looks like your car.

 

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