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Old 07-09-2013, 09:35 AM
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Originally Posted by AutoGear View Post
1955 for 6-12V in Chevy; the Alternator was a LATE 68 item (I think maybe convertibles and COPO trucks etc.)
Ford went to 12v in 56 - mopar in55 (Desoto ) an gm 1954 Olds and Cadalliac .Chevrolet in 55 , ford mustand had an alternator in 65 ,-Chevrolet in 63 exept corvair it switched in 65 -- chysler in I think 60 on the ramchargers .

European cars had alternators in late 1800s and early 1900s ,but I know that is not what you are asking.

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