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Changing the alternator out on a Volvo xc90 V8 and are at

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Changing the alternator out on a Volvo xc90 V8 and are at the point where the alternator is removed from engine but cant get it out of the engine carpet through the passenger tire area
JA: Have you ever changed a tire on this vehicle?
Customer: Yes
JA: What year is your XC90?
Customer: 2008
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I sure am. I have the car disassembled and the alternator disconnected just trying to get it out through the space. Passenger axel has been removed.
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: Not really
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Volvo
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
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Customer: replied 2 months ago.
compartment not carpet
Expert:  Tims Auto Repair replied 2 months ago.

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