2000-01 Ford Taurus Mercury Sable Alternator - 1AEAL00406

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Part Details

  • Voltage / Wattage / Amperage Rating:   105 Amp


  • Brand New 105 Amp Alternator
  • No core charge
  • Fit the following engines as listed per applications:
    • V6 3.0L OHV (Over Head Valves)
      • Does not fit DOHC (Dual Overhead Cam) Engines

Our electrical and electronic parts are subject to strict quality control testing. Please ensure proper diagnosis of this item before purchasing as the item cannot be returned once installed or plugged in.

Item Condition: New

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Lifetime Warranty

This item is backed by a Limited Lifetime Warranty. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will exchange the part free of charge (excludes shipping charges) for the original purchaser.

  1. step : Disconnect the battery (1:05)
    • Use an 8mm wrench to disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2. step : Remove the serpentine belt (1:15)
    • Find your serpentine belt diagram or draw one out for later reassembly.
    • Use a 15 mm wrench on the belt tensioner to release the tension to remove the belt.
  3. step : Remove the alternator (1:55)
    • Unplug the wiring harness from the alternator.
    • Remove the little nut securing the lead.
    • Use a 13 mm socket and ratchet to remove a mounting bolt.
    • Remove the 15 mm bolt mounting the bolt.
    • If necessary, remove the two 10 mm bolt securing the radiator reservoir bottle.
    • Use a catch pan and disconnect the three hoses using a pair of pliers.
    • See our radiator reservoir video for more detailed instructions on removal.
    • Finish unbolting the 13 mm bolts securing the alternator.
    • Pry out the alternator.
  4. step : Install the new alternator. (6:13)
    • Work the new alternator into place and bolt in the 13 and 15 mm bolts and nuts in.
    • Plug in the wiring harness.
    • Reassemble the reservoir bottle if necessary.
    • Tighten up the 10 mm nut and cover the lead with the rubber boot.
    • Use the 15 mm wrench to put the serpentine belt back on.
    • Remember to reference your diagram if you don’t have your serpentine belt route memorized.
  5. step : Reconnect the battery. (9:00)
    • Use the 8 mm wrench to connect the negative battery cable.

Tools needed for replacement:

    General Tools

  • Drain Pan

  • Pliers, Cutters & misc Wrenches

  • Slip-Joint Pliers

  • Ratchets & Related

  • A Piece of Pipe (for leverage)
  • Ratchet

  • Screwdrivers & Related

  • Flat Blade Screwdriver

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 15mm Socket
  • 10mm Socket
  • 13mm Socket

  • Wrenches - Metric

  • 8mm Wrench
  • 15mm Wrench

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Year Make Model Description
2000-2001Ford Taurus Ford Taurus 105 Amp Alternator V6 3.0L OHV
2000-2001Mercury Sable Mercury Sable 105 Amp Alternator V6 3.0L OHV
Part #: 1AEAL00406

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How-to Video:

(09:19 min)