View Single Post
Old 07-22-2019, 11:07 AM
andrewwynn's Avatar
andrewwynn andrewwynn is offline
Join Date: Jun 2015
Location: Racine, WI
Posts: 6,639
andrewwynn is on a distinguished road
I've noticed it's Typical for BMW to refer to the alternator as generator. It's still a generator just internally generates ac voltage. We've just by convention stopped calling them generator when they switched to AC inside to initially be clear which type it was. They don't call the big wind farm units alternators.
E53 / M54 2001 3.0i gas LHD (pair of them: his & her)
Reply With Quote

Sponsored Links