charging system

Asked by Apr 27, 2019 at 09:53 AM about the 1964 Ford Galaxie

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

can i use oem 3 terminal regulator with alternator instead of generator?

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It can work but it might be short lived.

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I've seen several old cars that have had their generators replaced with alternators. Exactly why, I'm not sure. But you could go to a local Ford owners club for help. Or comb the internet; I'm sure there are lots of people showing how this can be done successfully.

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