Noise and/or Dead Battery Due to failed Alternator on Chevrolet 2500 Pickup

The alternator may fail causing the battery to go dead, or an abnormal noise may develop. The dash warning light may or may not illuminate. A failed alternator will require replacement.

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Average mileage: (–)
Engine affected: 5.7L V8
5 model years affected: 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, more2000
7 people reported this problem
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switched to big frame law enforcement alternator. hoses rerouted and belt option changed. alternator plug from autowrecker
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