Mechanics

ALTERNATOR

2002 Honda Civic

Electrical problem
2002 Honda Civic 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic

How do you remove and replace the alternator in a 2002 Honda Civic EX 1.7?
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Iamharleyguy
October 8, 2008.



Hi iamharleyguy,

ALTERNATOR
Removal
1. Ensure you have the anti-theft code the radio. Write down the frequencies for radio's preset buttons.
2. Disconnect the negative cable from the battery.
3. Remove the adjust plate mounting bolt "A", locknut "B" and mounting bolt "C". Remove the Power Steering (P/S) pump belt "D" and pump without disconnecting the P/S hoses. See Fig. 9 .
4. Disconnect the 4 pin connector "A" and alternator cable "B" from the alternator. See Fig. 10 .
5. Loosen the adjusting bolt "A", and remove the lock bolt "B" and mounting bolt "C". Remove the alternator belt and alternator. See Fig. 11 .


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/192750_Alternator02Civic01_1.jpg



Fig. 9: Removing Alternator Components Courtesy of AMERICAN HONDA MOTOR CO., INC.


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/192750_Alternator02Civic02_1.jpg



Fig. 10: Disconnecting 4-Pin Connector Alternator Cable From Alternator Courtesy of AMERICAN HONDA MOTOR CO., INC.


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/192750_Alternator02Civic03_1.jpg



Fig. 11: Removing Alternator Alternator Belt Courtesy of AMERICAN HONDA MOTOR CO., INC.


KHLow2008
Oct 15, 2008.