I also now question if the initial repair was not caused by bad alternator but was the fact that the bracket was also broken so the alternator won't charge as the belt was stuck. Screw the belt tensioner bolt to the bottom bolt, adjust the tension of the belt, by feel or by specs, check on line, I did it not too tight and not too loose, then tighten both bolts tightly. I exchanged it for another one and it was even worse. It's time you switched to Carquest. Here at Advance Auto Parts, we work with only top reliable Alternator product and part brands so you can shop with complete confidence.
My Honda Odyssey was purchased on Apr. How long should this take if I was to bring it to my mechanic? Didn't have to remove cooling fan or engine mounts. When all things are in place, turn on the engine, check for belts not flapping loose or make noise too tight , all bolts are tight, and if the alternator is good, we should see 14. AutoZone's wide selection of Odyssey performance alternators combines affordability with top-notch quality. The extensive remanufacturing process includes total core disassembly, extensive component replacement and rigorous three-phase testing to ensure that every alternator delivers performance you can depend on. The car was then checked at nardy Honda in Oct. My alternator on my 1999 Honda Odyssey, 3.
Some of our top Alternator product brands are , and. This electricity transfers to the battery and provides power to the range of electrical systems. You've come to count on your Honda Odyssey for its dependability, family-friendliness and assured driving dynamics. Once the alternator is free of it's bolts. Obviously the one I got wasn't tested.
Call our free Tech Hotline with any installation questions. Then disconnect the 4P connector and plug it back in before reinstalling. When it comes to your Honda Odyssey, you want parts and products from only trusted brands. Put back the green plug, the wire with 10mm nut and the bracket on the alternator. After swapping out two alternators the guys at the store ordered the Denso for me. Install in the reverse order of removal.
If you notice that your headlights dim or your battery won't stay fully charged, it may be time to replace your alternator or other related parts. Obviously the one I got wasn't tested. That's why they are preferred by more professional installers. Use the 2 wrench leverage system on the belt tensioner. Now, I am really worried that the car can break down any time and can cause serious accidents if the driver other than me my wife or my son does not know how to handle the sudden break down.
So my question is this: what are the steps for changing the alternator on this van? Other accessories, such as heated seats or power windows, may also show symptoms. No room to get your hands in there let alone see what you are doing when it's bolted in. Call our free Tech Hotline with any installation questions. I had to replace 94 x-probes No sockets. Don't bother with the Carquest.
The road was blocked due to avalanche and heavy snow. The most I could get out out of it was 76amps at 12. We need to loosen 2 nuts 12mm securing the pump and the belt tension adjustment bolt 10mm to loosen the belt and remove it. When the bottom bolt is secured with the 12mm nut, move the alternator up to line up with the top bolt bracket. Definitely the Denso reman is the way to go.
I have called Honda service again and questioned the design, part, and or service procedure to be at fault since I believe the assembly seems to fail instantly under high stresses caused by either the tension of the belt engagement or constant tension. Some people took 13 hours to get there. It was late and we forgot to tighten these 2 bolts and the belt got loose and torn apart. He got another rebuilt one, life time warranty, but he never keeps the receipt any way. I had it installed for a week and then got the check charging system message. Didn't have to disconnect them. The best way for not to miss or make mistake is to do it systematically.