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PostPosted: Wed Mar 25, 2020 9:51 am 
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Hi All,
Does anyone know the method of removing/replacing the alternator on a TX2, have a workshop manual or know where to get one please as I am stuck with the motor off the road at the moment.
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 25, 2020 5:20 pm 
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A25WESTR wrote:
Hi All,
Does anyone know the method of removing/replacing the alternator on a TX2, have a workshop manual or know where to get one please as I am stuck with the motor off the road at the moment.
Thanks

Send Mr T a private message, as he is so old he might have missed this post. 8-[

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PostPosted: Thu Mar 26, 2020 11:24 am 
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https://www.wikihow.com/Change-an-Alternator
you have to take off anything in it's way

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PostPosted: Thu Mar 26, 2020 1:20 pm 
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Just had a look at youtube and the only TX2 clip there is someone doing something else.

That said there are 100s of clips of alternator changes and you must be able to get some clues from them.

Good luck.

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PostPosted: Thu Mar 26, 2020 1:50 pm 
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Hi,
Thanks for the response, but I was after a bit more direction in the normal method of removal, such as if it's normally removed from the top, bottom or the front and what items are normally removed to facilitate the removal.
Battery disconnected, air box and pipe removed, electrics disconnected, serpentine belt removed, location bolts removed so far.
Cheers

p.s. Does anyone have a workshop manual for the TX2


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PostPosted: Thu Mar 26, 2020 4:18 pm 
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Easy.

1/2 Inch Drive into the alternator belt tensioner,
push towards the drivers side,
remove the belt off the steering pump,
undo the power steering pump 4 x 10mm bolts.
move steering pump out the way,
undo alternator bolts ( 2 up the top & 2 at bottom)
lift up alternator from the top,
unclip the wire harness,
and the refit the same way.

It something to that effect!


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