I am dumb. And need help wiring alternator.

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I made the epic mistake of assuming I would remember how stuff goes back together...

Does the mid-leg terminal on Neg battery terminal connect to black post on alternator?

I assume so, but just wanted to check!

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That terminal connects to the bottom screw on the voltage regulator (on the fender apron) and the end connects to a bolt on the block.

 

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That terminal connects to the bottom screw on the voltage regulator (on the fender apron) and the end connects to a bolt on the block.

Gotcha. What goes on that black terminal on alternator then?

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This was my pic prior to disassembly, doesn’t look like anything was on Black terminal...

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Your before picture is correct, the alternator is grounded through the case and bolts to the engine block.

 

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By any chance, do you have a picture of the other end of the connector for the alternator, that goes into the harness?

I don’t. I left that all attached and wrapped it back and covered for painting front part of engine bay. I can get a pic of you need one?

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If it isn't too much trouble, yes I could use some shots of the entire harness, on both ends where possible...My harness is crap, at best..

No worries man. I already have it put back together, but I am happy to shoot some pics when I head out to the shop later this week!

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