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Chrysler Town & Country how to replace alternator on 2005

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how to replace alternator on 2005 Town and Country
Welcome to Just Answer Chrysler my name is Mark.

Have you started this job and run into difficulties OR do you just the the steps for replacing it?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.

I need the steps. Pretty good at wrenching, but haven't worked on MOPAR in 40 years

I really don't want a broken wrist. Already had too many broken broken bones.




  1. Release hood latch and open hood.
  2. Disconnect battery negative cable.
  3. Disconnect the push-in field wire connector from back of generator.
  4. Remove nut holding B+ wire terminal to back of generator.
  5. Separate B+ terminal from generator.
  6. Raise vehicle and support.
  7. Remove the right front lower splash shield.
  8. Remove accessory drive belt,
  9. Remove the lower oil dip stick tube bolt
  10. Remove wiring harness from the oil dip stick tube
  11. Remove the 3 mounting bolts.
  12. Lower vehicle.
  13. Remove oil dip stick tube from vehicle.
  14. Roll and remove the generator from vehicle
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Do I need to remove the front right tire
Yes, that will make life easier for you.
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