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98 Subaru Legacy Outback While driving, lights repeatedly dimmed then brightened, along with same on instrument panel, followed eventually by loss of power...however, car started no problem this morning? Any thoughts?

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Sounds like a charging problem. I would have alternator checked at local parts store. Also need to inspect the grounds. Both motor and body grounds. Most usually it is the charging system that is not working properly that makes the lights unstable then after it drains the battery it will not have enough power to operate the motor. Hope this helps and gets your Subbie up and going.

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