The mechanic said that its the right alternator for the car. At the auto parts store, they gave me this model 11062, and it was charging at around 8-9V. Cranking the tensioner and holding it in place while unscrewing the bolt holding the alternator simply cannot be done on your own, or at least not by someone with basic tools in a garage. The computer accepted the lower amperage alternator and did not need to shut down the power to the vehicles components protect them. Finally, with everything loose you can remove the alternator although you might have to lift the engine a bit more to make sure you get clearance. When I got there at about 10:00 I was expecting nothing more than just replacing the battery, so I took her car to Po Boys and had them run a check on the electrical system.
I told them the Alt was new but they said an after market alt might actually cause the problem. The from the and five-speed were initially offered, but starting in 2004, all six-cylinder Vues were equipped with 's 250-horsepower 190 kW engine and a transmission. Please verify this is the correct part number you need before ordering. Available engines include a 2. To lift the engine from the body of the car and get the clearance we need from the frame we will have to loosen the large aluminum bracket that bridges the engine to the engine mount on the frame. This is a tough, time-consuming repair, but is it definitely doable and you will save significantly by doing it yourself.
You can shop with peace in mind as is available to all of our customers in the United States. Thanks to all the people the have put this info on line it sure helped me MikeW60 answered 2 years ago Our 2004 Saturn Vue finally works. I must say that I'm no mechanics. That means we deliver more reliable, affordable supply of for Vue owners and anyone working on Vue restoration, collision, or mechanical repairs. It's no wonder that we get such a large volume of orders for. Will just cost you money and time and all dead ends.
This is especially true for the belt and it is a high wear item. Our super-efficient order fulfillment system and advanced logistics afford us a quick turn over from shelf to truck. I have just sent my husband back to the auto place to get back my old alt!!! No cluster flashing, power steering working, and most of all the Service Soon and Check Engine lights disappeared! Once you can get the engine mount removed you can finish removing the bracket. The pulley, unfortunately, shares a bolt holding the alternator in so it has to be cleared away before we can continue. I am suppose to take my car back to the shop on monday for them to keep it a couple days to see if it happens to them but at this point I just want then to take their alternator out and my money back.
So to say: the first alternator was the right one, but was most definitely defective. We provide incredibly reasonable prices on quality parts. Its unibody platform is shared with the , and the. That's why we offer Saturn auto parts at 30% less than dealership prices. You should now have more than enough space to pull out the alternator. He said it has the right electronics with the right cold start regulator. The Green Line has a 170 hp 127 kW 2.
Models without side airbags were given an overall poor rating. Everything is right there for you to get to in an engine bay that could fit two of them in it. With the weight of the engine now off the car, you can start removing the aluminum bracket and the engine mount. He got what I was saying, and was 100% sure he had the right one this time. So when it comes to ordering Saturn Vue parts online, don't waste your time with the little guys. Huge Stock of The Saturn Vue was one of the most popular Saturn models of all time.
. Make sure you use Loctite on the bolts that attach to the frame and torque everything to its correct spec. Your Online Source for We know that searching for Saturn parts online can sometimes be a hassle. These models were given an acceptable overall rating in side impacts. Which is why I came back to tell you.
Archived from on March 1, 2009. We spent 3 days trying to figure out how to open it, since in the shop manual it says to break off the radio antenna, bend it at 25 degrees and use it to push the latch from under the hood. This one was supposed to fit the Vue 3. Trying to find my receipt for the battery I just bought last summer, I found the receipt for the first alternator I bought. With the air cleaner assembly removed you can now see why replacing the alternator is so difficult. It was actually pretty easy to do, just time consuming and awkward. The first generation ran from model year 2002-2007.