2000 Cadillac Seville alternator

Tiny
PATDAVIS62
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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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Saturday, October 16th, 2010 AT 12:45 PM

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Tiny
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Do you have the SLS or the STS?Let me know so I can get you the correct info.
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Saturday, October 16th, 2010 AT 12:53 PM
Tiny
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Sls
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Saturday, October 16th, 2010 AT 12:58 PM
Tiny
FACTORYJACK
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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.
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Saturday, October 16th, 2010 AT 2:12 PM
Tiny
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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.
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Saturday, October 16th, 2010 AT 11:08 PM
Tiny
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Do you happen to have a diagram for replacing the serpintine belt
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Wednesday, October 20th, 2010 AT 6:34 PM
Tiny
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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.
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Wednesday, October 20th, 2010 AT 7:08 PM
Tiny
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Thank you very much for all your help
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Thursday, October 21st, 2010 AT 12:12 PM
Tiny
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Your welcome that's what were here for.
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Thursday, October 21st, 2010 AT 3:08 PM
Tiny
CADDY_NOVICE
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Do the same thing go for a 2002 model year?
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Saturday, August 25th, 2018 AT 12:10 PM
Tiny
DANNY L
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Hello, I am Danny.

You need to start a new question also with your vehicle information.

Here is the link: https://www.2carpros.com/questions/new

We would be happy to help.Thanks for using 2CarPros.
Danny-
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Saturday, August 25th, 2018 AT 6:30 PM

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