2000 Toyota Camry XLE V6 voltage regulator failed test. In 24 hours I have put 2 new alternators on the car and this still fails. I can see the remote possibility of 1 bad out of the box alternator but not 2.All fuses are good.Any ideas?

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Asked by Aug 08, 2014 at 09:49 PM about the 2000 Toyota Camry XLE V6

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It can happen but I would double check all your battery connections. Pay close attention to where the negative battery cable bolts to the frame and motor

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The stock alternator only failed the voltage regulator too so this is 3 in a row in less than 24 hours? Grounds look good.

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Hmmm. Sure sounds fishy. All wire harnesses look good too?(not hacked up) any one done any work on car recently?

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Other than the alternator replacement no recent work. All harnesses look good basically in factory condition plus 14 years of grime. Battery 2 years old.

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Does anyone have a wiring diagram of the wires on the alternator. There are 4 wires total. Large black bolt on White Yellow Red with Blue stripe

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