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I put a new alternator on my1966 Pontiac and it is not

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I put a new alternator on my1966 Pontiac and it is not showing charge I had the alternator checked and they say it is good. Put a new regulator on still not working How do I know that it is wired correct.

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Pontiac?

19966 bonnaville 1966

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes new alternator and new regulator

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Most diagrams show 4 wire to regulator I have 2

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Pontiac
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Pontiac Mechanic: rpmdiag, Tech and Instructor replied 11 months ago
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Pontiac Mechanic: rpmdiag, Tech and Instructor replied 11 months ago

I attached the wiring diagram for you for that car. Also keep in mind that the gauge may be bad.

Please understand that I don't know your skill level or tools
you have to assist us. Also understand that I can't see, smell,
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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
your diagram shows 4 wires on the regulator I have only 2
Customer reply replied 11 months ago
Look Your website said 5 dollars for an answer. then said you were going to charge 36 now you want 26 more just to talk.
I think it is time for me to report you to the BBB
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