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Are the voltage regulators located in the Alternator? 2008

Customer Question

Are the voltage regulators located in the Alternator?
JA: What model and year is your Chevy?
Customer: 2008 1500 5.3L
JA: Nice car. The Chevy Mechanic can help you with your '08 1500 . Tell me a bit more about what's going on so he can help you best.
Customer: all i need is to locate the voltage regulator. Voltage meter shows the alternator charging back at 14.8-12V
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: No. just want to be knowledgable when talking with repair shop. I am getting various answers for my problem. The alternator is relatively new 13MO
JA: OK! The Chevy Mechanic will help you with the diagnostics so you are sure to get this fixed right. Are you ready to speak with the Chevy Mechanic now?
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Customer: NVM thanks anyway
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Roy replied 9 months ago.

good morning my name is ***** ***** I will assist

the regulator is inside the alternator assembly. you need to remove it and dis assemble to access.

what is the issue??

Roy

Expert:  Roy replied 9 months ago.

how are you making out????

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Roy