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Old 08-15-2010, 11:23 PM
Mike Mike is offline
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Default Doing the Big 3 Upgrade......

I've already replaced the battery to chassis, but I don't want to mess with the alternator to positive and the engine ground to chassis untill I know exactly what im doing. Anyone have any pictures of both ends of the wires im replacing?
2000 2.5L Ford Banger

What I've Done: Pioneer Head Unit, Nexen 31" Tires, Projector Headlights, Manual To Power Locks, Jet Black Paint Job, American Racing Baja Rims, Billet Grille, Herculiner, Rail Caps, Tinted Windows, Explorer Radio Bezel, Wired Bezel For Projectors, Kicker Sub/ Visonik Amp, Black Carpeting, Kicker 6x9 Speakers, High-Flow Air Intake, New Horn, Black Interior. Center Console, many more still in process.
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Old 08-16-2010, 05:43 AM
ranger101 ranger101 is offline
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Default Re: Doing the Big 3 Upgrade......

Alternator Wire:

Battery to chassis wire:

My alt-battery wire is fused only because I didn't have enough wire and that fuse holder made it the perfect length. If you look closely in the first picture you can see a few inches of my chassis-engine block ground. Most people don't use the stock location but I didn't want a bright red wire sticking out so I took the time and ran it to where the stock one goes. It's just a piece of wire with a terminal on each end. Nothing to really screw up.
2002 XLT 4X4
Auto 4.0L SOHC
8.8 w/ 4.10 L/S

Mods: Xcal 2, K&N Drop-In, Line-X, DSG Heads/Corners, 6000k Hi/Low HID's, 6K HID Fogs, Foglight Mod, Throttle Cable Mod, 6.5" Digital Designs, Rockford P400.4, 2 Sundown SA-15's, MB Quart DSC 2000.1d, Cranked T-Bars, 285/75/R16 Nitto Terra Grapplers

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Old 01-16-2011, 02:42 PM
desjardo desjardo is offline
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2006 Ranger FX4 Level 2
33x12.5 Hankook Dynamic M/T, Ion Aluminum Alloy 15x10 -4inch offset,Front winch bumper, superwinch ep9.0, 3" B/L, Torsion Crank, Chrome Bed Bar, 2 x 100 watt offroads, 6000k HID Heads/Fog(s), Pioneer H.U., 12" Jackhammer, Alpine mrp 500,train horn, whelen pa/siren
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big 3 upgrade, power wires

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