How to and how long to change an alternator

Asked by Feb 27, 2014 at 12:17 PM about the Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme

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Depends on the year. The late 90s Cutlass Supremes with the 3.4 have the alternator tucked up from underneath in a very difficult to get at location. Changeout time is 3-5 hours depending on your skill level and tools. It will vary from year to year though and for different engines.

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