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cold alternator

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by NEK5, Jan 21, 2006.

  1. NEK5

    NEK5 3/4 ton status Premium Member

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    i`m havin a problem with my alternator. i`ve gone throught to reman. alts and i`m still having the same problem. when the alternator is cold it makes a hissing/grinding type noise that the bearing usually makes when its gone. now i know this is not normal and i`ve never heard anything about it. anyone got any idea?:confused: :confused:
     
  2. imiceman44

    imiceman44 1 ton status

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    I have had that with newer remans, and yes it's not normal but they are using cheap stuff and I am just running them untill they go bad, if they go during the warranty time which for me is 3 years, then I just take it back to them.
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  3. NEK5

    NEK5 3/4 ton status Premium Member

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    not a bad idea...i got a lifetime warranty
     

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