testing of the alternator for 1981rabbit,procedure

Asked by Apr 11, 2007 at 03:35 PM about the 1981 Volkswagen Rabbit

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I AM LOOKING FOR THE ALTERNATOR TESTING PROCEDURE ON A 1981 RABBIT 4-CYL.GAS,106CID.(OUTPUT TESTING)  

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Hi ronald! Here's a troubleshooting guide for the alternator to help you run down the issue if it is in fact with your alternator. Hope this helps, good luck! http://www.carcraft.com/howto/53318/index4.html

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what alternator model do you have (SOME) models have a small placard on the alternator with the specifications, amp ratings, model# and serial#. However I do know alldata has manufacturer testing procedures so don't full field alternator unless manufacturer says to for testing many alternators have bit the dust that way

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there are other testing methods available as easily as removing the alternator (2 bolts and 1 plug on some models) and taking it to a local auto parts store and having it tested SOME even test it for FREE

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