Re: alternator vs generator
Jim, if it's a Gen would it still have a regulator mounted on the
right fender in the engine well?
On Thu, 15 Sep 2005 00:55:41 GMT, "Jim Warman"
>The generator is physically larger, especially in legth than the alternator.
>The is a cooling fan mounted next to the pulley but no slots around the
>outside of the generator... only a few slots in the rear face-frame.
>Additionally, the generator mounted on the left front of the motor using a
>large "Y" shaped casting (this is totally from memories that are much older
>than 30 years.
>"Patriot" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>> I have a 1964 1/2 mustang. I'd like to see if someone call tell me
>> to determine if it has either an alternator or generator. I know that the
>> early 64's were suppose to have generators and later in 64 they used
>> alternators. What prompted my attention to this, is the fact that the
>> in-dash warning light says "ALT" and not "GEN". There doesn't appear to be
>> any marks on the unit that I can see (from the top). I do know for sure
>> it is a 64 1/2 as the date code is 15D (April 15th of 1964).
1965 Ford Mustang fastback 2+2 A Code 289 C4 Trac-Lok
Vintage Burgundy w/Black Standard Interior; Vintage 40
16" rims w/BF Goodrich Comp T/A gForce Radial
225/50ZR16 KDWS skins; surround sound audio-video.
Gad what fools these morons be....
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