>I purchased an alternator for my 72 SB recently.
>The problem I am having
>with it is that it doesn't always charge.
>Occasionally it will put out a
>strong 14 1/2 volts, and other times it won't charge
>at all. I took it
>out of the car and had a spin test done on it, and
>it checks out fine. I
>checked all my wire connections and even ran 8 guage
>wire to it but still
>the problem persists. Anyone with a little more
>knowledge of electrical
>systems than me please help.
Jim, did you ever resolve that alternator problem? I'm
driving a 2001 Mexican type 1 and I am experiencing
intermittent and low charging. Sometimes it will cut
out altogether for from 30 seconds to over a minute.
When it is charging, it doesn't go over 13 volts.
Thanks in advance, George Herzog