The later alternators 1993? and up do not use the retaining plate with the 3 screw but instead the bearing is held in by staking the aluminium. On these alternators a puller has to be used with extreme care so as not to crack the front housing.

Thanks goes out to DV-8 (aka Johnny) from Houston. He was kind enough to help out and take some good pics. Tools Needed: 10mm wrench and/or socket and ratchet small flathead screwdriver. Installation summary: Remove the fuel rail covers (if you have them). I hadn’t driven it for about 24hrs, so I placed a rag […]

There has been a question recently on this topic-so I thought I\’d actually post this link along with some other info. www.epa.gov/ozone/title6/609/retrguid.html It\’s not an add! Just updated info on whats needed or not needed to make it work. Sorry for just giving a link-but I don\’t think I could type all that info in […]

I was replacing my bushings with Energy Suspensions Hyperflex Kit 84-95vette.When you install the new one piece bushing for the upper a-arm they show you a diagram using an arbor press and how to place them on the rod that runs through them. The one side is two piece and easy to do. The opposite […]