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Where is my voltage regulator located???

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Old 02-25-2010, 12:11 AM
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Question Where is my voltage regulator located???

Is it in-line or is it in the alternator itself????
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On the back of the alternator.
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so i can replace it w/o having to replace the alt???
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i thought it was in the pcm?
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i thought it was the PCM
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so.... must i buy a new PCM or can i replace just the voltage regulator????
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Read this thread
http://dodgeforum.com/forum/2nd-gen-...g-problem.html
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so.... must i buy a new PCM or can i replace just the voltage regulator????
Read that thread Sheriff posted for you for reference and trouble shooting, But too answer your question, no, you cannot just replace the VR in the PCM.
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