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Unread 02-23-2013, 02:15 PM   #1
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trouble with adjustable alternator mount

I purchased a new alternator from Kaiser Willys and i'am have trouble with the adjustable mount it came with. there are no instructions for this part of the process so i'm lost at this time. i have tried several ways to install and i'm not liking how it is lining up with the pulleys on the engine.

here is where i'm at now.
i have the old generator mount installed at this time
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i want to say this is the old mount hole for the generator.
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this is one possible way i have tried and not satisfied the way the alternator lines up.
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i do not have the orignal generator for the jeep. at this point i'm lost the alternator is not on for picture clarity.

any ideas or how it's done would be great. i love pictures as they are a great help.

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Unread 02-23-2013, 02:28 PM   #2
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Don't know specifically. You might try asking at earlyCJ5.com - lots of F134 experience there, and I'm sure somebody has upgraded to an alternator. The bracket looks familiar.
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Unread 02-23-2013, 02:30 PM   #3
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Don't know specifically. You might try asking at earlyCJ5.com - lots of F134 experience there, and I'm sure somebody has upgraded to an alternator. The bracket looks familiar.
i contacted another member on this board who used the same one. just PM'd him the link to the thread.
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Unread 02-23-2013, 02:41 PM   #4
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Here ya go
bracket01.jpg   bracket02.jpg   bracket03.jpg  
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Unread 02-23-2013, 03:54 PM   #5
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DanHaga thanks for the photos this will help out alot. thank you.
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Unread 02-23-2013, 04:21 PM   #6
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What's that white thing? Looks like a mannequin butt.
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Unread 02-23-2013, 06:03 PM   #7
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What's that white thing? Looks like a mannequin butt.
i thought the same.
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Unread 02-23-2013, 06:52 PM   #8
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i was able to get it in today thank you for the advice guys






at this point there are some minor adjustments but it's in.
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Unread 02-23-2013, 09:27 PM   #9
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What's that white thing? Looks like a mannequin butt.
You sir would be correct!
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