THIS VIDEO SHOWS THE STEPS TO REPLACE THE ALTERNATOR ON A DODGE RAM 1500 TRUCK WITH THE 4.7L MAGNUM V8.
TOOL LIST FOR THE ALTERNATOR REPLACEMENT
- 10mm Wrench or Socket
- 13mm Wrench or Socket
- 15mm Wrench or Socket (1/2 Drive for Tensioner)
- 1/2 Drive Ratchet
The Alternator on the 4.7L MagnumV8 is located at the very top of the engine, this is a repair that any novice mechanic can complete. The replacement of the alternator should only take 25-45 minutes. The new alternator can cost anywhere from $100-$150, You can get an alternator at amazon be sure to use their fitment checker to make sure you order the right one!
Sorry for the camera shake it was a very hot day and I forgot to mount the camera on the tripod for some shots.