The display should read 13. Rate the quality of this post and help Valikir433 reputation points. Removed Shim from Clutch to lessen gap on clutch. A tepid seller at best, it drives, it's reliable, it's inexpensive-and it's utterly forgettable. The repair is now complete.
Volume either not responding or goes up when supposed to be down etc. Then I noticed that the engine compartment fuse box indicated that there was a brake switch fuse. A good battery on standby, no engine running, should show around 12. Replaced the Alternator due to loud squeal which continued to worse over time. Could it also have caused damage to the original alternator several months later? When you reconnect the terminals, your radio presets are likely to be cleared out. Repair included hoses, compressor, clutch, labor, refrigerant.
With little info to go on, I can't guess what occurred. Autocraft Gold automotive batteries are engineered for maximum starting power in any climate. Parts ordered, due in 10 days. Click the reputation button near the bottom left corner of this message box. This alternator has the 2 pin setup surely there is someone that can test it? I got a jump and drove it 40 miles home. For anyone else in this thread I recommend taking the astra alternators to advance auto parts because they have the system that is actually capable of testing these while they are off the car, obviously on car testing can be done by anyone but there are 100 more factors involved in that.
The only thing you can do at this point is provide power to the clutch to see if it will engage. If you know the approximate size of the hole then perhaps using the appropriately sized drill may be used. Had to purchase a new one. Take the belt off the pulley and let it hang. Do you think they tested it right? In late November of 2013, the alternator had to be replaced. There are two cables: one red, the other black.
X We Value Your Privacy We and our partners use technology such as cookies on our site to personalise content and ads, provide social media features, and analyse our traffic. Removing the wires is about as difficult. Key fob works on rear hatch. Most auto stores capable of testing battery or alternators should tell you if they cannot test them. Although some batteries last much longer, most batteries begin breaking down chemically after four years, so you could experience dimmer headlights and other negative effects before you have a dead battery in your Astra that you need to replace.
What wasn't mentioned in your initial post to mislead anyone - leaving out loud belt squealing. Service dept at Saturn ordered a new unit and now it works just fine 19355 km The on board computer was replaced, it failed causing warning lights to come on and stay on. Remove the alternator from the engine compartment. We recommend changing the battery in Saturns every 4 years. Also had to have the passenger front window switch replaced as it was pulling out of the door when you tried to roll up the window. . Mirror broken and stuff missing from car after trip.
According to the site i need a locking pin, part number km-6349. I can't get it out. His current articles appear on various websites. Also, check the tension of your belts to make sure the alternator is spinning while the engine runs. You will be adding unneeded mileage onto the the car by having the front wheels turning. At the time the car had about 70,000 miles on it so it did not seem unreasonable that the belt might break even though it happened so soon after the compressor was replaced.
Instructions say remove two bolts remove two nuts. No signs of alternator issues. Lock system stopped working and rear hatch would not open. I vote for drill bit also! Check for this code in your owners manual - it will usually be either a sticker or small card in the booklet. From the service manual; Raise the vehicle by its full height. Shop supervisor thinks there is something wrong with the air conditioning compressor. When it comes to your Saturn Astra, you want parts and products from only trusted brands.
Alternator had larger pulley eliminating belt noise. Either you're right or wrong. Was there any noise from it? Service should only include tightening of mount components. Had to take back to replace the fuse block, fixed now horn not working again. The tool is most likely an aid for service techs to make repairs faster to cut down on labor time.
Click the reputation button near the bottom left corner of this message box. Have to wait for it to be shipped from Michigan Wiring harness in rear passenger door came loose, wiring came loose, dealer tried reinserting wires, sparked and caught fire 3548 km Emissions light came on. I had this battery installed less than 3 years ago at AutoZone, so it was still under warranty, and was replaced at no cost. Saturn Astra Replacement Alternator Information Search our online alternator catalog and find the lowest priced discount auto parts on the web. There's no rocket science about alternators; all they do is take some battery power and generate more power. Wiper motor replaced under warranty.