Question about 1998 Suzuki Esteem

1 Answer

No charge to battery

I have a 1998 Suzuki Esteem, we have replaced the alternator twice, the batter twice, and still the battery will not hold a charge. Checked fusible link and it is still good. Does anyone have any clues, hints, or advice?

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 599 Answers

The starting /charging system is interrelated ....check amp draw of starter...be sure ALL grounds on engine alternator starter battery are clean and tight...also you could have a parasitic electrical leak...disconn neg side to battery and put test light in line..should be faint light for radio and computer..nothing more..if it burns bright you have something drawing power when system is off..pull fuses one at a time to discover where ....good luck

Posted on Jan 13, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Replaced alternator on 1999 suzuki esteem and still not charging


is the dash battery light on

replaced with a new alternator ?

belt not slipping ?

need to check battery earth cable to chassis for clean earth connection

check the wire that uses the connections from back of alternator to positive battery terminal

26325022-u0hqzwwltwhiuoqdg22jxaqx-4-0.jpg

26325022-u0hqzwwltwhiuoqdg22jxaqx-4-1.jpg

Oct 24, 2016 | Suzuki Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

What would cause the vehicle to keep depleting batteries?


Sounds like you alternator might not be charging. If you can charge the battery and get the vehicle to a parts store, like an Oreilly's or Pep Boys, they will be able to test your charging system and determine your problem.

Nov 23, 2015 | 2001 Suzuki Grand Vitara

1 Answer

How many quarts does my 1998 suzuki esteem 1.6L


Hello..
The amount is as follows:

Full Capacity: 5.6 ltrs or 5.9 qts

Intial refill after service: 2.6 ltrs or 2.8 qts

Good Luck....

Jun 16, 2010 | 1998 Suzuki Esteem

1 Answer

1998 Esteem: I have a 1998 Suzuki Esteem, occasionally when I h...


Sounds like a short circuit in the brake light loom. Maybe in the light cluster.

Jun 08, 2017 | 1998 Suzuki Esteem

1 Answer

How do i changing alternator suzuki esteem 2001


take it to a mechanic trust me, i had to replace mine after 6 days of trying to figure out how to remove the bottom bolt i took it to a shop if you need to know more email me KRAGAR33@AOL.COM

Oct 11, 2009 | 2001 Suzuki Esteem

2 Answers

My 1998 suzuki esteem won't star


befor replacing the fuel pump check your sparking plugs , fuel nozzles they may be clogged

May 31, 2009 | 1998 Suzuki Esteem

1 Answer

1998 Suzuki Esteem with charging problems


Very easy job, but i would recommenend taking the alt out and going to a local auto parts store and checking it to make sure it is ok or bad first then buy one

Feb 09, 2009 | 1998 Suzuki Esteem

Not finding what you are looking for?
1998 Suzuki Esteem Logo

Related Topics:

371 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Suzuki Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76846 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22246 Answers

Boyet Soriano
Boyet Soriano

Level 2 Expert

293 Answers

Are you a Suzuki Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...