LT1 Engine Swap-Alternator Wiring

Steve
1/3/07

I am putting a 350 LT1 engine from a 1995 Impala SS into my 1986 El Camino. I want to use all of the accessories from the 1995 enigne to inlcude the Alternator, Power Steering and A/C Compressor and will use the LT1 computer as well. To do the swap and keep the engine wired as is, I will use a Painless Wiring Harness made for the 1995 LT1 with the computer. My Question is, will the alternator from the 1995 work with some type of connector on my present wiring or do I need to use the alternator from my 1986 engine. Thanks for your assistance.

Mr. Bowtie

Use the 1995 alternator and 95 wiring for it from the Impala SS as the amp rating is much higher for the added power needed to keep up with the electric, high pressure, fuel pump and other fuel injection and electronic sensors on the 95 engine that the 86 engine never had.

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