CRM Mitchell1 2023-12-07T23:04:11+00:002013 Subaru Outback CRM Mitchell1 2023-12-07T23:04:11+00:00
- Hook vehicles components to the VAT45 digital analyzer. Perform a full electrical system diagnostic including a complete analysis of starting and charging system components; vehicle battery (connections and cables), alternator output (belt tension and condition), and starter operation. Remove necessary brackets and covers to access the vehicles battery. Remove both battery cables and clean the terminal ends. Remove the existing battery and clean all surrounding components and the battery tray to remove any residual acid. Apply corrosion inhibitor to the tray and install a new battery. Reinstall hold down and tighten the battery cables. Check all electrical system components for proper operation and perform a full electrical system analysis to reaffirm all systems are operating within specification. Road test vehicle to confirm repairs have been made.
- Remove brackets, harnesses, and connectors necessary to access the alternator. Disconnect vehicles battery and clean terminals. Install battery charger to the vehicles battery to bring the battery to specification and retest. Remove serpentine drive belt and check belts condition. Remove the vehicles alternator and clean and tighten all terminals and electrical connections. Install replacement alternator and center on mounting bracket. Torque fasteners to specification and clean accessory pulley grooves. Reinstall removed components and hook up battery power. Run full electrical system analysis (see VAT test) and road test to insure that all charging and starting system components are functioning normally.
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