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Charging light is on (altenatoe was checked and ok)

I just had my altenator check because the charging light was on. I took it to a specialist to check out and he said it was ok. It was put back in the car and everything worked (no light ). I got it home and wanted to drive somewhere and the light was on again. What could this be??

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You may have a faulty alternator that is almost dead, intermitenly charging then not. If it stays on for a while longer, be careful because it could cause the car to die, as the car would be running on the battery until the charge was depleated.
Good luck, and hope this helps

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