[MR2] MKII alternator ground wire location
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Thu Sep 3 08:42:33 EDT 2009
The power wire goes through the harness to the + terminal in the
rear fuse block. From there, it runs up to a junction block by the
driver's left foot and on into the frunk where it feeds most of the
FLs in the forward fuse block.
All you should have to do with that wire is put it on the alternator
stud and tighten down the nut.
Karl Heller wrote:
> Yes, the power feed. Where is it bolted to the body at? I must be
> missing it in plain sight.
> On Sep 2, 2009, at 8:40 AM, Hawkley, Inc. wrote:
>> What grounding wire? The alternator has a plug and a large
>> gauge power wire that go to it, but no grounding wire.
>> Are you referring to the power feed off of the alternator that
>> is bolted to the body and has a rubber shroud that goes over
>> the post/nut?
>> David Hawkins
>> Karl Heller wrote:
>>> I'm a little ashamed to admit this, but having just finished
>>> swapping out my alternator on a 93 Turbo, I seem to have misplaced
>>> the grounding line that goes to it. I tucked it away somewhere when
>>> working on it a few months ago, now that I have finally figured out
>>> hot to get the new alternator in place and wired up, I seem to have
>>> lost that ground wire. Does anyone know where that line is grounded
>>> to the chassis or block so I can find it?
>>> Karl - feeling very silly
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