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alternator bracket so i can put the old alternator on the new bracket

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how do take an alternator off the alternator bracket so i can put the old alternator on the new bracket
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Walt-mod replied 2 years ago.

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Expert:  Matt replied 2 years ago.
Hello

if you look on the 'hinge' long bolt point of the alternator that passes through the bracket you should notice that there is a round 'ring' type dowel that surrounds the bolt this locates the alternator to the bracket and has to be pushed off

once you've removed the long bolt use a piece of tube or similar to tap the edge of the dowel out of the hole and so release the alternator

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