Originally Posted by Patrick Hardy
Cody wish I could help you, I am in the same position, I have to upgrade my 55 amp alternator. I have read all of the past threads and have more questions now than answers. It seem like it is a bad alternator that they sent you. DB Electrical gets a lot of references on these type of web sites, so i would think that unfortunately you got a bad unit. If they are willing to pay for your shipping cost both ways, I would give them another try. My 2 cents worth.
ANY decent shop that does auto electrical repairs should be able to tell you what you need.