Question about 1992 Volvo 240
I took the alt and had it checked they said there was nothing wrong. so i had the seven mounth old battery tested, and they said it was dead.so they replaced it. i installed it, reset the pcm brain started it up and it ran ok for about 100 miles. the car stalled and it would not turn over at all. someone stopped gave me a jump it started right up.i drove the rest of the way home and it died agia in my driveway about1 mile.
Make sure you check the wiring to the alternator. It goes under the front of the engine and it it prone to deterioration from oil and heat. The insulation wears of and the wires will short out, causing the alternator to stop charging.
Posted on Nov 28, 2008
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