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Main battery does not charge - 1984 Ford F 150

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  • Mike Butler
    Mike Butler May 11, 2010

    What have you checked so far, alternator?

  • gerry bissi May 11, 2010

    do you have a 2 battery system?

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Hi Sheila,

This sounds like an alternator or a battery issue. The first thing I would do is take the truck to your local auto-parts store who can test the amperage output of the alternator and stored charge of the battery.

Both Advanced Auto and AutoZone provide this service for free, other parts stores may do the same.

From there, you should have a more definitive diagnosis of the problems that you are encountering with the charge.

-DocD

Posted on Mar 05, 2009

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