WHAT COULD POSSIBLY BURN THE ALTERNATOR

2001 Nissan Quest

Tiny

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November, 19, 2012 AT 11:39 PM

What could possibly burn the alternator

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Tiny

caradiodoc

November, 20, 2012 AT 1:04 AM

Do you mean there were flames or smoke coming out of it? Did the output terminal overheat and burn away? AC generators are self-regulating as far as current output goes, and you can't get more current than it was designed for. You will destroy the diodes if you connect the battery cables backward.

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