1AEAL00185-2003-08 Ford Lincoln Mercury Alternator


2005 Lincoln Town Car Limousine V8 4.6L Alternator

Guaranteed to fit: 2005 Lincoln Town Car

Fit Details

  • Body Type: Limousine
  • Engine Displacement (Metric): V8 4.6L

Part Details

  • Voltage / Wattage / Amperage Rating: 135 Amp

This part replaces:

  • Lester 8472
  • TYC 2-08472
Save 38%
List: $185.95 Save: $71.00
Only 5 left in stock
Part 1AEAL00185
In Stock

Orders must be placed by 2pm ET
Delivery options for:

Estimated Arrival Cost

Deliveries made to PO Boxes and FPO may take longer. See our Shipping & Delivery for more information.

DIY Solutions
Brand #: ECS00020

Frequently bought together

Vehicle Fit
Warranty & Shipping
How-To & Tools

Part Details

  • Voltage / Wattage / Amperage Rating:   135 Amp

Our electrical and electronic parts are subject to strict quality testing.

Parts cannot be returned after they have been installed. Contact us with any questions before installing the parts.

Item Condition: New

Attention California Customers:

WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm - www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.

Lifetime Warranty

This item is backed by our limited lifetime warranty. In the event this item should fail due to manufacturing defects during intended use, we will replace the part free of charge. This warranty covers the cost of the part only.

  1. step : Disconnecting the Battery (0:50)
    • Disconnect the negative battery terminal with an 8mm or 5/16 wrench
    • Place the terminal off to the side
  2. step : Removing the Engine Cover (1:13)
    • Remove the engine cover with an open ratchet
  3. step : Removing the Serpentine Belt (1:30)
    • Familiarize yourself with the route of the serpentine belt
    • Insert the 3/8 inch drive ratchet into the tensioner
    • Turn the tensioner clockwise to loosen the belt
    • Pull the belt off the alternator
    • Release the tensioner
    • Pull the belt off by hand
  4. step : Removing the Alternator (2:29)
    • Pry up the wiring harness
    • Lift up the boot
    • Remove the 10mm nut and ground
    • Remove the four 10mm bolts at the top of the alternator
    • Remove the plate
    • Remove the two 10mm bolts at the bottom of the alternator
    • Lift the alternator up and remove it
  5. step : Installing the Alternator (4:38)
    • Insert the alternator and bracket into place
    • Tighten the two 10mm bolts at the bottom of the alternator
    • Tighten the four 10mm bolts at the top of the alternator
    • Connect the wiring harness
    • Connect the ground
    • Tighten the 10mm nut
    • Press on the boot
  6. step : Reinstalling the Serpentine Belt (5:26)
    • Loop the belt around the crank pulley
    • Bring it under the water pump
    • Bring it around the belt tensioner
    • Bring it under the A/C Pulley
    • Bring it around the idler pulley
    • Bring it around the power steering pulley
    • Pull the tensioner clockwise with the 3/8 inch ratchet
    • Pull the belt over the alternator
    • Release the tensioner
  7. step : Installing the Engine Cover (6:49)
    • Install the engine cover with an open ratchet
  8. step : Connecting the Battery (7:11)
    • Connect the negative batter terminal with an 8mm or 5/16 wrench

Tools needed for replacement:

    Ratchets & Related

  • 1/4 Inch Ratchet
  • Socket Extensions
  • 3/8 Inch Drive Ratchet

  • Screwdrivers & Related

  • Flat Blade Screwdriver

  • Sockets - Metric

  • 8mm Socket
  • 10mm Socket

Fits the following Makes:

Year Make Model Description
2003-2008Ford Crown Victoria Ford Crown Victoria with Police Package Alternator
2003-2008Lincoln Town Car Lincoln Town Car Limousine V8 4.6L Alternator
2003-2008Mercury Grand Marquis Mercury Grand Marquis Limousine V8 4.6L Alternator

Part Interchange

Brand Label Part Number
Bosch ALT-1722
DIY Solutions ECS00020
Lester 08472
TYC 2-08472

This item may be interchangeable with parts from other brands with the above part numbers. This information is provided only for reference and does not guarantee that the item you are purchasing is identical to parts with part numbers from the brands listed above. To confirm that this item fits your vehicle, use the above "Check Vehicle Fit" option.

DIY Solutions
Brand #: ECS00020
Product Reviews
5.00/ 5.0
3 reviews
5 Stars
4 Stars
3 Stars
2 Stars
1 Star
Fast shipping, outstanding customer service, reasonable pricing! Im very pleased
March 27, 2017
I had purchase an alternator from a local auto repair part place, and had to take it back three, it will not fit my car. I found 1A auto and was very please with my purchase, not only did it fit just right, but I didnt have to send it back. I will tell everybody about my purchase. I know I would get the right part for my car. I also ordered others parts too. All of the parts I ordered was perfect fit for my car. Thank You so much for your perfect parts. Lady De
December 23, 2017
Alternator purchase
1A Auto had the best price with free shipping for a "New" alternator for my car and the shipping was fast! I couldnt be more satisfied!
April 15, 2019
Customer Q&A
Ask a question to 1A Auto customers who purchased the product
No questions have been asked about this item.
Customer service


Monday - Friday 8:00am - 9:30pm ET
Saturday - Sunday 8:00am - 4:30pm ET

Lincoln is a registered trademark of Ford Motor Company. 1A Auto is not affiliated with or sponsored by Lincoln or Ford Motor Company. See all trademarks.

2003-08 Ford Lincoln Mercury Alternator-1AEAL00185 does not fit your:

Before proceeding,

select your Vehicle, to verify this Part will fit.

This part will only fit a 2005 Lincoln Town Car with these options.