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 92 Hiace alternator not charging

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Merlin_



Number of posts : 15
Home City : Nelson BC
Model and year : 92 Hiace 4x4 Diesel Cruising Cabin
99 Tercel ce *mint*
00 Tacoma *loved and now lost, sold to buy my van!*
Registration date : 2012-11-26

PostSubject: 92 Hiace alternator not charging   Mon Nov 26, 2012 9:14 am

Hello,

This is my first time posting to the board. I just bough a 92 Hiace 2.8l Diesel camper van, and in the process of driving it home 2200km the alternator seems to have quit and was running purely off the batteries.

Does this sound familiar? Could it be a fuse or connection? If I am right in assuming alternator is shot how do I get it out, pull the drivers seat?

I think I could get it rebuilt but any advice on where to source parts for RHD Japanese import in Canada would be appreciated as well. I have found a few places on line and am following up but was asked for serial numbers.

Where do I find the serial numbers on the RHD??

Thanks, any ideas would be appreciated. I sold my beloved 2000 Tacoma to buy this awesome 4x4 diesel van, however now feeling a bit fusterated by the alternator problem.
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Clive



Number of posts : 1094
Home City : Bristol UK
Model and year : 2003 Range Rover 4.4 goes like a rocket and drinks like Oliver Reed!
Registration date : 2008-11-05

PostSubject: Re: 92 Hiace alternator not charging   Mon Nov 26, 2012 10:48 am

Alternator under drivers seat. remove seat and then the floor pan to get to it.

Most like just the diodes gone so worth getting it checked out first. Diodes are easy to obtain and are not Toyota specific.

Serial number on the alternator, or do you mean the VIN?

Have a look at Toyodiy.com for info on your vehicle.
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Merlin_



Number of posts : 15
Home City : Nelson BC
Model and year : 92 Hiace 4x4 Diesel Cruising Cabin
99 Tercel ce *mint*
00 Tacoma *loved and now lost, sold to buy my van!*
Registration date : 2012-11-26

PostSubject: Re: 92 Hiace alternator not charging   Mon Nov 26, 2012 5:25 pm

Well thank you. Is the diode on the alternator or located in a cluster somewhere?
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Clive



Number of posts : 1094
Home City : Bristol UK
Model and year : 2003 Range Rover 4.4 goes like a rocket and drinks like Oliver Reed!
Registration date : 2008-11-05

PostSubject: Re: 92 Hiace alternator not charging   Tue Nov 27, 2012 8:00 am

Yes diodes on/in the back of it.
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