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Old 07-31-2007, 11:11 PM   #1
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dual alternators?

does any body have them on there explorer?
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Old 07-31-2007, 11:15 PM   #2
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I remember coming across a thread like that one time. One person removed his A/C compressor, and added another alternator. What kind of accessories do you have?
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Old 08-01-2007, 01:22 AM   #3
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umm right now a 200 watt amp 2 6" kc lights planning on getting 4 more of them and getting a 800 watt amp as well o yeah and my cd player is wired to the fuse box. the thing is when i have the kc lights to the battery and my amp wire to it it dies it about 12 hours. my story: i hooked up my amp and cd player then i got the light ran wire to the battery for them played around with them making sure they work then i locked it came out the next day it it was dead.
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Old 08-01-2007, 01:39 AM   #4
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why not just get a powermaster 400wat alternater?
no need to get 2 alternaters, just get a bigger one that puts out more power!
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Old 08-01-2007, 02:16 AM   #5
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Do you have a link for that alternator?
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Old 08-01-2007, 06:10 AM   #6
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http://www.powermastermotorsports.co...ternators.html


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They sell a dual alternator bracket kit: http://www.powermastermotorsports.com/ford1.html
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what about dual batteries has anyone put those on and how? if u could please give a description
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I remember coming across a thread like that one time. One person removed his A/C compressor, and added another alternator. What kind of accessories do you have?
do you have a link for that thread,thats what im thinking of doing




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I was searching for over an hour, and couldn't find that thread, but I found something else: http://www.expeditionportal.com/foru...ad.php?t=28886
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here is the thread i started for dual alternators. ive made a bracket to replace the AC, im just trying to figure out how to wire them together, then make a new one peice, cleaner looking.

http://www.explorerforum.com/forums/...d.php?t=265401




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