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I'm looking for the alternator fuse in the fuse box.. My van…

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I'm looking for the alternator fuse in the fuse box..

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My van has been dying out. I want to check the fuse for the alternator bc it's a big job to take the whole thing out.

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Auto Mechanic: George H., ASE Certified Technician replied 8 months ago
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Hello I will help,

What is the year, make, model and engine size of the vehicle?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
2007 Nissan quest..3.5
Auto Mechanic: George H., ASE Certified Technician replied 8 months ago

Give me a couple of minutes to boot my database.

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Auto Mechanic: George H., ASE Certified Technician replied 8 months ago

The alternator is a fuse link rated at 140 amps,

Do you show battery voltage at the large post on the alternator with the key off?

Does the charge light come on with the key?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Reads 12 on or off.. Battery light goes on. Could u tell me where the fuse is
Auto Mechanic: George H., ASE Certified Technician replied 8 months ago

I cannot show you the large fuse. since you have battery voltage to the large alternator post then that fuse is good.

There are two others involved, one for the battery light (must be good light is on) and one for the stator.

In the fuse link box under the hood it is fuse 26 which is a small/mini 10 amp fuse in the left side as you stand in front of the vehicle.

Click here for diagram

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