Alternator gets hot

Asked by Feb 18, 2019 at 11:48 AM about the 1993 Ford Festiva

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I just replaced my alternator and it runs hot then car stops

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If the alternator is getting hot, you may need a new one. Maybe one of the bearings in the alternator is bad. Sounds like you got a bad rebuilt alternator.

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Make sure the fan belt is on and the water pump spinning.

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