Mechanics

ALTERNATOR

2000 Cadillac Seville

2000 Cadillac Seville

How do you get the alternator out Ive taken all the bolts out I can see and taken belt off
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Patdavis62
October 16, 2010.



Do you have the SLS or the STS?Let me know so I can get you the correct info.

Saturntech9
Oct 16, 2010.
Sls

Tiny
Patdavis62
Oct 16, 2010.
In either aspect, SLS or STS, you will need to remove the cooling fans and radiator. The alternator will come out the top with these removed. The alternate method would be to discharge the A/C and remove the compressor.

Factoryjack
Oct 16, 2010.
REMOVAL PROCEDURE

1. Disconnect the negative battery cable from the battery.
2. Remove the accessory drive belt.
3. Remove the cooling fans.
4. Disconnect the generator cooler outlet hose (1) from the generator (3).
5. Remove the generator cooler outlet hose retaining bolt (2).

6. Disconnect the generator cooler inlet hose (2) from the generator (1).

7. Disconnect the following electrical connections from the generator:

o Regulator
o Battery output
o Heated windshield (if equipped)

8. Loosen the lower generator bolt (3).
9. Remove the generator bolts (1, 2) from the generator.
10. Remove the generator from the vehicle.


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/416332_2000_caddy_seville_SLS_alternator_part1_1.jpg



http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/416332_2000_caddy_seville_SLS_alternator_part2_1.jpg



http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/416332_2000_caddy_seville_SLS_alternator_part3_1.jpg



http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/416332_2000_caddy_seville_SLS_alternator_part4_1.jpg


There you go.

Saturntech9
Oct 16, 2010.
Do you happen to have a diagram for replacing the serpintine belt

Tiny
Patdavis62
Oct 20, 2010.


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/416332_2000_caddy_seville_SLS_drive_belt_1.jpg


Removal Procedure

1. Install a 1/2 inch drive extension into the belt drive tensioner.

2. Push down on the extension to release tension.
3. Remove the drive belt from the power steering pump (1)
4. Slowly return the tensioner (6) to the original position.
5. Remove the belt.
There you go.

Saturntech9
Oct 20, 2010.
Thank you very much for all your help

Tiny
Patdavis62
Oct 21, 2010.
Your welcome that's what were here for.

Saturntech9
Oct 21, 2010.