Question about 2000 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck
About 30 second after starting my 1999 Jeep Wrangler, the check gauges light comes on and my battery gauge maxs out. It has been tested and it is overcharging. I replaced the alternator, the battery and the serpentine belt. That made no difference. I took it to a private mechanic who tested all the grounds, etc. for me, and they were fine. He could find no other explanation for the problem other than possibly replacing the computer, which would be quite expensive. Is there any way to be sure it is the computer before I spend that kind of money, or are there any other suggestions as to what the problem could be? Thank you. dodge ram 1500 bj2000, het zelfde probleem. al geruime tijd rijdend met lichten aan ging plotseling men voltmeter naar 18v. ben gestopt en heb men alternator even afgekoppelt waar men motor stil viel. na terug aan te sluiten en starten , werkte alles terug normaal. hopelijk heeft dit geen schadelijke gevolgen nagelaten. nu geruime tijd later, werkt alles nog prima.
The altinator is the only thing that can cause this battory cant put out that kind of voltage the altinator has a built in part on most called a regulator that drops it down some have an external regulater even the computer cant make it produce that kind of voltage the most likely problem would be alt or wiring to the alt can get bad ones from time to time
Posted on Oct 13, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Jan 31, 2010 | 2002 Jeep Wrangler
Oct 04, 2009 | 2002 Jeep Wrangler
Sep 05, 2009 | 2004 Jeep Wrangler
Jun 01, 2009 | 1997 Jeep Wrangler
Apr 28, 2009 | 1999 Jeep Wrangler
Dec 04, 2008 | 1999 Jeep Wrangler
Aug 20, 2008 | 1999 Jeep Wrangler
253 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: