Alternator tensioner

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vw1970
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Alternator tensioner

Post by vw1970 » Sun Jan 10, 2021 8:13 pm

I was just trying to find a slick kit or way to delete the stock power steering bracket that also act as the alternator tensioner and was kind of surprised when i couldn't find anything..

So i decided to make my own. Let me know if anyone has a need for one of these. Not trying to get rich off of these at $20 a set. This is an ej257 block and ej205 alternator. Not sure what other models it will fit but I'm pretty certain it should fit the gambit of engine codes/alternators.
Will come with the link pictured, two spacers and two bolts. You'll only need the appropriate belt

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panel
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Re: Alternator tensioner

Post by panel » Sun Jan 10, 2021 9:49 pm

Made one also , love it.

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Re: Alternator tensioner

Post by danielzink » Thu Jan 21, 2021 9:13 am

There is a retail solution in case anyone doesn't have access to fabrication tools:

http://www.replicaparts.com/818%20parts%20page.htm

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