How to Replace an Alternator

Do it yourself and save money

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Socket/ratchet set
  • Wrench set
  • Rags

You'll also need a digital multimeter and a battery charger.

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Alternator
  • Disposable gloves