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Which Alternator? #1078167 05/22/15 05:51 PM
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TresMon Offline OP
Mudrunner

Read the archive about upgraded alt's for Gen 1 SWB
here

Seems to be some discrepancy. Any advice on what to get, or just go with a Starion unit?


--Tres
(John 14:6)

Black 87' Raider
2.6L/Webber 88
5 Speed
Welded front,tight LSD in the rear
Removed bump stops
4'x6' roof rack
10k. Lb. winch on receiver hitch/custom bumper
100 amp alt
CB radio/AC inverter
S.Winch hubs
Enormous RV battery
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Re: Which Alternator? [Re: TresMon] #1078168 05/23/15 04:29 PM
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Malykaii Offline
Mudrunner
If you get a starion unit used, it won't likely last. Guys on starquestclub report many issues. If you get it new, there are,many better options for that money.

http://m.ebay.com/itm/121324436893?nav=SEARCH
That's a Hyundai elantra alternator designed to bolt right in. Only heard good stuff, have one on the shelf to,drop,in next weekend.

http://m.ebay.com/itm/171686085776?nav=SEARCH
There was a group buy on starquestclub years ago before my time. Its a adaptor kit to use a gm "iceberg" alternator. You can get up to 135 amps. The above is just an example, the seller has is in la la land with that price. More like $100.


88 Montero, StarQuest turbo, Kormex 5speed +tuff-pan w/phoenix f. stage2 clutch, 4in lift+33' tires, 4.875 lsd, short-throw shifter, Aisin hubs, SR big brakes, gen2 uca's, elantra alt, and so much more... 16g turbo w/hardpipes + 4.90 locking disk-brake axle soon (maybe lsd or aussie front??)
Re: Which Alternator? [Re: Malykaii] #1078169 05/25/15 02:26 PM
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TresMon Offline OP
Mudrunner

Thanks!
What year and motor of Elantra?
I dont do Ebay. Wanna look it up on RockAuto.com.

Thanks again!


--Tres
(John 14:6)

Black 87' Raider
2.6L/Webber 88
5 Speed
Welded front,tight LSD in the rear
Removed bump stops
4'x6' roof rack
10k. Lb. winch on receiver hitch/custom bumper
100 amp alt
CB radio/AC inverter
S.Winch hubs
Enormous RV battery
Re: Which Alternator? [Re: TresMon] #1078170 05/26/15 02:34 AM
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Malykaii Offline
Mudrunner
Sorry, I wasn't being clear on that. There's an alt/starter shop in cali making these things. I don't know the details, but from the looks it's a Hyundai elantra alternator case modified to fit the g54b along with a starion pulley. Internals are maybe elantra with a mitsu voltage regulator or something.

Its home brew, so you can only get it from them or make your own.


88 Montero, StarQuest turbo, Kormex 5speed +tuff-pan w/phoenix f. stage2 clutch, 4in lift+33' tires, 4.875 lsd, short-throw shifter, Aisin hubs, SR big brakes, gen2 uca's, elantra alt, and so much more... 16g turbo w/hardpipes + 4.90 locking disk-brake axle soon (maybe lsd or aussie front??)
Re: Which Alternator? [Re: Malykaii] #1078171 05/28/15 09:02 PM
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Struc Offline
Getting the Wheeling Fever
Also an alternative, which I did:

http://www.4x4wire.com/forums/showflat.php?Cat=0&Board=UBB69&Number=1285080

The 1g Eclipse alternator is 75A I believe, and if you can find a GVR4 one, they are 90A. Both will fit pretty easily with some minor modification. The plug is the same.


Curt Shambeau
87 Mitsubishi Montero SWB (Turbo G64b wideblock conversion soon)
Re: Which Alternator? [Re: Struc] #1078172 06/01/15 03:08 AM
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TresMon Offline OP
Mudrunner
Thanks everyone.

The modded Elantra alt should arrive this week.


--Tres
(John 14:6)

Black 87' Raider
2.6L/Webber 88
5 Speed
Welded front,tight LSD in the rear
Removed bump stops
4'x6' roof rack
10k. Lb. winch on receiver hitch/custom bumper
100 amp alt
CB radio/AC inverter
S.Winch hubs
Enormous RV battery







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