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2000 jeep wrangler.What size alternator for Plowing

Discussion in 'Jeeps' started by Paulie's Plowin, Sep 6, 2014.

  1. Paulie's Plowin

    Paulie's Plowin Member
    Messages: 60

    Need to upgrade my stock alt do I need an alt that has idle output at 120 and above? What is needed.
     
  2. maxwellp

    maxwellp PlowSite.com Addict
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    Last edited: Sep 6, 2014
  3. Hubjeep

    Hubjeep Senior Member
    Messages: 501

    Factory amperage has been fine in both my former 1992 YJ and current 1999 XJ plow Jeep.

    When backing up to make another pass only lift the plow enough to get it off the ground (couple inches), NOT all the way up.

    If your current alternator works, that's all you "need". :)