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Turbo (and n/a) alternator (or compressor) removal by the radiator DIY

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Turbo (and n/a) alternator (or compressor) removal by the radiator DIY

Post by oragex » Mon Feb 10, 2020 6:44 am

Just did a video on this, not sure if there's an easier way for turbo engines - this would also work for the a/c compressor


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Re: Turbo (and n/a) alternator (or compressor) removal by the radiator DIY

Post by abscate » Mon Feb 10, 2020 6:51 am

What - no more alternator Tetris??

Great Video - don't forget to pull your dipstick first so you don't snap it off during this job.

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Re: Turbo (and n/a) alternator (or compressor) removal by the radiator DIY

Post by oragex » Mon Feb 10, 2020 10:21 am

Great. I wasn't sure about the dipstick - I know on non turbo the manifold is a different shape and I think the dipstick tube also is more straight shaped and in the way

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