Need a ls1 alternator - LS1TECH - Camaro and Firebird Forum Discussion

Southern Members A regional forum for all our down South members.

Need a ls1 alternator

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 11-04-2016, 09:11 PM   #1
On The Tree
Thread Starter
iTrader: (11)
speedracer1280's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: hattiesburg, ms
Posts: 127
Default Need a ls1 alternator

Anyone in or near hattiesburg ms that has a ls alt laying around. I think mine has bad volt regulator. Sometimes not always it will have a 3 amp drain. Tried everything. When i take the alt battery cable off. Goes away.

anyways anybody around thst has one?
speedracer1280 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-04-2016, 10:01 PM   #2
On The Tree
JROC's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2007
Posts: 193

Just order a used 145 amp truck alternator. The weak factory LS1 alternator sucks. It doesn't have enough juice to run much off it and they don't cool well and go bad with some regularity. Mine went out while cruising down the interstate. I order a used one LKQ for about $50 and it's worked great.

Check out this thread for what you need and how to do it.
JROC is offline   Reply With Quote

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
im new and in need of help with my LS3 swap G-BODY-JAMES Introductions & Greetings 1 12-02-2015 12:55 PM
Need alternator underdrive pulley 69-chvl Generation III External Engine 1 09-23-2015 11:06 PM
91 s10 alt on dirty dingo bracket bears416 Conversions & Hybrids 4 12-22-2013 09:53 PM
WTB : LS1 Alt bracket Daz Parts Wanted 6 11-05-2012 11:22 PM
alteezas, yes or no franny40 Appearance & Detailing 29 04-27-2003 11:47 AM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 07:33 PM.

  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Your question will be posted in: