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Battery light is on in 1987 Nissan

Yesterday the battery light came on in my 1987. The brake light warning came on at the same time. The brake was off, and I had a new alternator put in 1 3/4 years ago. I was able to travel the remaing 22 miles to my home without incident, About 20 minutes ago I went to see if it would still start......and it start strong, but the battery light and brake light came back on as well. Hints on how I can track down the problem?

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Car alternator may be stock. and brake sensor, try to clean it

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