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Unread 04-08-2012, 08:38 AM   #1
bmiller91XJ
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alternater troubles

I have a ? My alternater on my91 Cherokee has gone bad on me twice to weekends in a row . It happens when I get in some water any ideas on how to fix maybe make something so the water don't rush in there . I don't know its just starting to get on my nerves I haven't been able to go wheeling with out it giving me troubles. Any ideas would be appreciated . Thanks

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Unread 04-08-2012, 03:36 PM   #2
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Drive slower through water obstacles... Or avoid them... Or carry a spare alt w you...
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Unread 04-08-2012, 04:15 PM   #3
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Well yeah I know that didn't go fast. And its kinda hard to avoid them but I do try for the most part and but sometimes the mud hole is deeper then it looks lol but good advice
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Unread 04-08-2012, 11:39 PM   #4
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I've never had a problem with an alternator going out from water... I regularly blast mine with a power washer, and done plenty of water crossing with it... 9yrs old and it works just fine. Perhaps there is another issue...?
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Unread 04-09-2012, 10:57 AM   #5
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Yeah I have thought of that to but I found on here that people have relocated it to where the a/c unit is. Witch I am thanking of doing if I can figure out how it was done . Would love to see pics of it
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Unread 04-16-2012, 04:19 PM   #6
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I've never had a problem with an alternator going out from water... I regularly blast mine with a power washer, and done plenty of water crossing with it... 9yrs old and it works just fine. Perhaps there is another issue...?
U have any ideas ? It could have been the thick Ohio mud to maybe ?
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