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Old December 2nd, 2007, 06:12 PM
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a wire/cable from Alt

So I was looking at my truck, the usual inspection. Ever since i got my clutch replaced i have been finding shit wrong. Anyways, I noticed a cable on the altenator that seem like it might have been for a ground? I am sorry I dont have a photo, but its wrapped in plastic goes down by the steering shaft and has a little eye on the end for a bolt or screew to go through, the wire is sorta flat. any thoughts? truck seems to be doing well..

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Old December 3rd, 2007, 06:12 PM
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No ground on the alternator. The body of the alternator is the ground. Two wires can be connected: rpm meter, charging light depending on what alternator you have. Two large (or one?) Wires should go to the batterie.
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