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Old 12-19-2002, 10:02 PM
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new alternator for my 300E

welli forget to put this in my last post. I was wondering what I should do about getting a bigger alternator for my car, i already have an optima yellow top in the trunk along with a 1 farad cap, but i definitly need a new alternator. what should i do

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Old 12-20-2002, 07:20 AM
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Later W124s had larger alternators...as did wagons. Look into a 1995 E320 wagon alternator perhaps.

You didn't mention, what kind of draw are you looking at? How much power do you push?
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Old 12-21-2002, 01:03 AM
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How much power are you running and what brand and model amps?

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Old 12-21-2002, 05:57 PM
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power and amps

im going to be running two jl audio 1000.1's and a pioneer 2 channel 760 watt amp for the front speakers.
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Old 12-25-2002, 12:32 PM
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I just installed a 143A unit on my 1987 300D, should be simple on your 300E as well. Here's a link to my post with details & photos:

Installed a 143A alternator in my W124 (86-95E-class) - with photos


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