Question about 1991 Ford Festiva
Battery is good.mech.says alt.is putting out enough power.can use car all day no problem.if used at night the headlights kill the battery.if used for half hour at night i have to jump it to start it.thanks and i hope you can help me.
HAVE YOUR MECHANIC CHECK THE FUSEABLE LINK BY THE SOLENOID. IF THIS LINK IS BURNED THE ALTERNATOR CAN NOT SEND CURRENT BACK TO THE BATTERY. IF ONLY PARTIALLY BURNED IT MAY SEND CURRENT, BUT NOT FULL CURRENT TO KEEP UP WITH THE DEMANDS THE HEADLIGHTS PLACE ON THE BATTERY.
Posted on Jan 24, 2009
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