Alternator hook up

Asked by Dec 09, 2015 at 10:15 PM about the 1965 Chevrolet Impala

Question type: Car Customization

Yes question is I have a 1965 Chevy impala with
the 327 eng it have a alternator on it so I up
grade to a 220 an I want to no can I still use my
same wire even though my old alternator have 2
wires coming of it an the new one has 4 how
would I hook this up

4 Answers

148,835

May I ask why you want a 220 amp alternator? The battery will charge no more quickly, or are you putting in a high-draw audio system or something? For example my Toyota will only feed 5 amps to the battery regardless. Too fast a charge will not hold and can ruin battery

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
148,835

Looking for schematics right now. Will get back....

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
148,835

OK, Yeah I know this is just about impossible to follow. I have been staring until I got cross-eyed at it but see 4 wires. Click for full screen

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.

Yes I have a 5000watt audio system

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Impala

Looking for a Used Impala in your area?

CarGurus has 34,371 nationwide Impala listings starting at $799.

ZIP:

Search Chevrolet Impala Questions

Chevrolet Impala Experts

#1 Js08016
Js08016
Reputation 1,670
#2 Danny Wang
Danny Wang
Reputation 1,640
#3 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,450
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,007 Great Deals out of 85,655 listings starting at $1,995
Used Dodge Charger
359 Great Deals out of 29,598 listings starting at $2,475
Used Chrysler 300
403 Great Deals out of 22,147 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford Mustang
363 Great Deals out of 44,352 listings starting at $1,000

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Chevrolet Impala For Sale
22 Great Deals out of 5,978 listings starting at $17,999
2016 Chevrolet Impala For Sale
223 Great Deals out of 6,587 listings starting at $14,566
2015 Chevrolet Impala For Sale
66 Great Deals out of 2,414 listings starting at $11,795
2014 Chevrolet Impala For Sale
126 Great Deals out of 3,042 listings starting at $9,991
2013 Chevrolet Impala For Sale
61 Great Deals out of 1,608 listings starting at $4,500