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The lights dim when the steering wheel is turned

When the steering wheel is turned my lights are dimming down??

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  • joe duff May 11, 2010

    have you got the battery checked? joe


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My first thought is it is not your battery if the durango starts up fine. i would go right to your belt. sounds to me like it is slipping. it may be just worn and stretched a bit, not allowing it to properly turn and generate power to the altenator. a rule of thumb is if your belts and hoses are over 5 years old replace them no matter how the look. my second thought would be the altenator, not putting enough juice out to charge the system. but try your belt first

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