Originally Posted by the_experience03
But you can have TWO alternators on an engine. Heck, you can have as many as you can arrange belts and pulleys for. Not only that, but a belt driven alternator will be more efficient (i.e. make more power for net fuel input) than something rigged to run from power further down the driveline.
Yeah but after you have two alternators or whatever you can fit under the hood hooked up to harness the power most efficiently. Adding more alternators further down the driveline, while not being as efficient as the first two, should still add an increase to your total power production...