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Old 07-09-2013, 10:33 AM
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Originally Posted by MARTINSR View Post
Ok, how about a question?

What years did Ford, GM, and Chrysler go from 6 to 12 volt, and when did they go from Generator to Alternator?

Some GM cars went to 12 v in 53.
Ford went to 12 v in 56.
Dodge switched from 12v to 6v in 1926 and back in 1956.

GM started using alt in 63
Ford started in 63 as a option although the police and taxi's could get them as early as 57.
Chrysler offered one in 1960.

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