[T2] Time/labor to R&R alternator

Dan Bessom grtfldan at gmail.com
Fri Jan 11 09:14:46 PST 2019

About an hour, make sure the new alternator dosent have any problems with
the studs under the metal plate. I’ve seen a few that short out and melt
the wire.

On Fri, Jan 11, 2019 at 9:45 AM John Burneskis <john.burneskis at gmail.com>

>  how long should it take for a competent mechanic to remove and replace the
> al-75 X alternator in my 1978 VW bus
> Not a trick question. I am thinking to have a mobile mechanic come to my
> house and garage to R&R my alternator
> I know you think I should be confident to do this, since I've worked on
> these vehicles for 20 years plus, but at my condition and age, a recent
> simple fan belt replacement in the garage took me almost 2 hours
> BTW, I ordered the alternator from RockAuto just 12 hours ago, Thursday
> night, and they tend to respond very very quickly
> Barry sends....
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Dan B

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