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 Post subject: voltage regulator question
Posted: Tue May 25, 2010 2:56 pm 
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My voltage regulator is dodgy in my eb xr8 and i have rang around for just the regulator and i can only get a genuine one which is $450 so my question is does a 6 cyclinder votage 1 fit or they different and also is there an aftermarket 1 avaliable
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 Post subject: Re: voltage regulator question
Posted: Tue May 25, 2010 3:55 pm 
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It's completely different alternator.
I'd go get an EF-L type mitsubishi 5.0 Alternator if I were you.
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Posted: Tue May 25, 2010 6:38 pm 
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 Post subject: Re: voltage regulator question
Posted: Tue May 25, 2010 9:13 pm 
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As XR9UTE said, it will end up cheaper going to a wrecker and pulling an alternator out.

 

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 Post subject: Re: voltage regulator question
Posted: Tue May 25, 2010 10:27 pm 
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he got a brand new regulator from sprint auto parts for $65, all fixed
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 Post subject: Re: voltage regulator question
Posted: Tue May 25, 2010 10:49 pm 
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lucky dude - I recently had to replace the V8 NF Fairlane alternator it cost me over $500 new, but not genuine! :shock:

 

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