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1996 Ford Tarus

I have replaced the alt. , battery cables, battery and the pig tail going to the voltage regulator and checkedthe fuses and the battery is still not charging please help. 1996 Ford Tarus 3.0 ohv. this is a U motor.

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  • Ricardo Loranca
    Ricardo Loranca May 11, 2010

    when you got your new alternator did they bench test it? If you have a volt meter you can check to see if the alternator is working. sometimes I go to magic mechanic.com and ask them via email or by phone but i dont have there number. does this car have a voltage regulator if so that might be the problem. have you checked to make sure the motor is grounded and check the connector to the alternator to see if there loose or hook up wrong. let me know what happens and Ill try to get you an answer

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Check to see if there is power at the light green/red wire at the alt. If the is no power check the thirty amp fuse in the engine comp fuse box for the alt.

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