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Old 25-05-2010, 07:51   #1
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Worn Alternator Mounts

I have just discovered that the alternator mounts on my Yanmar 1GM10 are worn and the belt pullies are out of alignment. Does anyone have any tips on a quick insitue repair. I have not removed the alternator yet but I guess both the engine and the alternator bolt holes will be worn.
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Old 26-05-2010, 16:43   #2
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Are these on the engine or on the alternator.....

If you go to a Hardware store, you might be able to find bronze bushings that you can fit.

I Have gott a picture somewhere of an alternator where I drilled out the ears to a larger size and put the bushings in.
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