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My lights started going dim on the dash. the voltage kight started comeing on and then the warning sign came on check chargeing system

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    my car will start run then a check charge notification comes up and the car shuts off

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You need a new alternator. Also check to be sure that your serpentine belt didnt break. The car was not charging the battery (either the belt broke or the alternator is bad) and running entirely off the battery causing the lights to dim and the voltage light and check charging system lights to come on. Good luck to you. Thanks for using fixya!

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