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Our headlights are flickering while driving, even on the highway.

It seems to happen every minute or so, the headlights will dim then come back. It doesn't matter how the engine is running - it happens while in park or on the highway. The battery and the alternator were both replaced 3 months ago.

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  • cjnichol Dec 26, 2008

    I have a problem with my 1997 Ford Windstar. We just replaced the battery and now all my lights are flickering when idle and driving. They are a constant flicker. We replaced the alternator 3 months ago as well. But the problem was when I put the new battery in.

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Not all alternators are not equal some produce more amperage recheck your amps ,try to inspect grounds on wiring harness and connections /corrosion / loose/ rodents can eat wiring

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