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VE V8 Alternator
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VE V8 Alternator
Purchasing this VE Commodore V8 Alternator through us may save you $385 on the part, and $210 on labour expenses otherwise charged by a mechanic.
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Save Fuel and Battery Life with Brand New VE V8 Alternator
A generator operates in the same manner as a car’s engine rotates the alternator to give electricity to the vehicle. In a generator, the energy supplied by the alternator is transformed to the appropriate voltage to power domestic appliances. Meanwhile, the alternator in a car uses the mechanical energy generated by the engine to charge the car’s battery and to power appliances, gadgets, lights and other operations. As the car ages, the alternator may turn down its performance and need immediate replacement. Parts Factory Australia stocks VE V8 alternator that is ideal for Holden Commodore Cars.
The three major components of any vehicle include a charging system, a battery, a voltage regulator, and an alternator, which provide electricity to a number of components and appliances. In combination with the battery, the alternator creates power for the electrical components of a car, such as the interior and exterior lights, as well as the instrument panel, i.e. radio, climate control, etc. The name alternator comes from alternating current, also known as AC. Parts Factory Australia’s VE V8 alternator is best suited for vehicles manufactured by Holden Commodore, but we also have alternators that are compatible with other variants, including Holden VS, VT, VS, and VY.
Position of an Alternator in a Car
Alternators are typically located towards the front of the engine and are driven by the crankshaft, which converts the pistons’ up-and-down movement into circular movement. Some early models used a separate drive belt from the crankshaft pulley to the alternator pulley, but most cars today use a serpentine belt or a single belt that powers all crankshaft-powered components. The majority of alternators are mounted to the engine by brackets that bolt to a certain place. One bracket is usually fixed, while the other may be adjusted to tighten the driving belt.
Alternators create alternating current (AC) power by electromagnetic, which is caused by the stator-rotor contact, which we shall examine later in the text. The electricity is sent to the battery, which delivers voltage to the various electrical systems. Let’s look at the different sections of an alternator in the following section before we get into the mechanics of the alternator and how it generates electricity.
Working Mechanism of Alternator
A big cylinder with triangular finger poles around the circle is seen when the alternator is opened. The rotor is seen here. A simple alternator is built up of alternating finger pole pieces wrapped around field windings, which wrap around an iron core on the rotor shaft. Now that we know where the pulley connects to the shaft, we can see how the rotor rotates inside the stator. The rotor assembly fits inside the stator with enough space or tolerance so the rotor can spin at high speeds without colliding with the stator wall. A brush and a slip ring are located at each shaft end.
Buy Brand New VE V8 Alternator for Holden Commodore Car
Holden Commodore VE V8 alternator is available at Parts Factory Australia, and you should consider replacing the old one to breathe fresh life into your vehicle’s power system. You may get help from our YouTube video channel, where our industry professionals explain how to replace your Holden VY V6 Alternator.