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    alternator ground

    the guy at the audio shop put a ground wire on a bolt thats on the bracket that hold the alternator and ran it to the chassis. it is even doing anything?







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    Re: alternator ground

    sweet. tuned i for this discussion. It will not doubt have its upsa and downs



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    Re: alternator ground

    Can't hurt. Whether or not you get any real performance gain depends on the vehicle. Conventional wisdom these days suggests that this is done when we upgrade power distribution under the hood.




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    Re: alternator ground

    Well its pretty much the same as doing SOME of the big 3. When tapping into that bolt and grounding it in all reality you are taking the (ground your engine block to frame) from the big three....and just using the alt bolt instead. Cant hurt just helping out your electrical system.




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    Re: alternator ground

    My cars alternator comes grounded from the factory




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    Re: alternator ground

    Nothing wrong with it just an improvement in the ground, but I would go ahead and finish it with an upgrade in the alts charging lead and battery to frame and call it good.



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    Re: alternator ground

    Quote Originally Posted by dunerider650 View Post
    Well its pretty much the same as doing SOME of the big 3. When tapping into that bolt and grounding it in all reality you are taking the (ground your engine block to frame) from the big three....and just using the alt bolt instead. Cant hurt just helping out your electrical system.
    Quote Originally Posted by goingdef View Post
    Nothing wrong with it just an improvement in the ground, but I would go ahead and finish it with an upgrade in the alts charging lead and battery to frame and call it good.
    These. Alt case is a true ground of sorts in your vehicle.



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    Re: alternator ground

    thanks everyone




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