Re: 88 Tbird V8 - Alternator removal/install help
"kojmorbid" <email@example.com> wrote:
> I have never removed or installed an alternator before - Can anyone
> me through the process or send me to a link online explaining the
> steps - I have an idea on how to get out I think my problem will come
> when trying to get the belt back on - Any help would be appreciated
One of the idler pulleys is on a spring-loaded swing arm, use a breaker
bar or ratchet in the rect hole to release belt tension, leave the belt
as it is, so you dont get confused when reinstalling
Two bolts, alt will be 'wedged' wiggle it back and forth to get it out..
the long bolt's the hardest.
Yeh, I'm a Krusty old Geezer, staving off dementia here..DEAL with it!