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 Post subject: chevy probs
 Post Posted: May 7th, 2014, 2:51 pm 
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can any one help the alternator belt on me chevy keeps turning or comeing off its not a chevy alternator has the chevy one i have dosent mate up with the brackets its ford. the block is a 1973 with alloy heads if that helps
but the belt seems straight the alternator looks a bit off but si many kits out they im stuck i have the top and side one that bolts to the intake and water pump i brought another which bolts on the exhaust but that defo no good

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 Post subject: Re: chevy probs
 Post Posted: May 7th, 2014, 6:02 pm 
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You might find that the chevy has a deeper v in the pulley than the ford one so the belt isn't sitting in the ford pulley properly. I had exactly the same problem with my boat a few years ago.

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 Post subject: Re: chevy probs
 Post Posted: May 7th, 2014, 6:33 pm 
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Normally happens because the pulleys are out of line


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 Post subject: Re: chevy probs
 Post Posted: May 9th, 2014, 3:37 am 
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yea ive changed the pulley for a deeper one but i think the alternator needs to be re squared up so bk the the drawing board with the brackets i have :(

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