Improved Alternator Available on Hyundai Tiburon

Problem Description and Possible Solution

If the alternator fails, it should be replaced with an improved design which is better able to replenish electrical power to the battery. The new alternator requires a different diameter drive belt.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 55,000 (55,000–55,000)
8 model years affected: 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, more2001, 2003, 2004, 2005
11 people reported this problem
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I replaced alternator when I first got car and a year and half later I replaced it again. I got it replaced for free but it was a pain installing. I did not know you needed to replace belt when replacing it. I just purchased performance belts last week