up grade to high amp alternator

doc harper

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kubota L245dt
Oct 31, 2021
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i have a L245dt kubota and im running a 12volt power steering pump that requires close to 40amps to operated right. the pump is from a volvo xc 40. has anyone every put an automotive type alternator with built in regulator. i know about the small gm type one wire but would like to put one on that has switched wire to energize altenator. i thinking something at least 60 amps
 

GreensvilleJay

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BX23-S
Apr 2, 2019
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I put the GM 'CS130' into 4 of my tractors, 2 have 'idiot lights' 2 just a resistor. All work fine for past 10-15 years.
You may want to check pulley size and confirm alt. rpm, though you should be fine.