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I have a2000 Ford F-250 Superduty. My battery light came on today and blinked for a bit....then when off and then back on....It eventually lost its charge.....I'm thinking that its the alternater...however; thinking back on the past week....my windshield wipers have stayed on when I turned them off....and the radio came on yesterday out of the blue.....could any of this be related? Possibly some fuse? I am going to have it towed tomorrow to my mechanic--just wondering if any of you have any thoughts on this? thanks

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Go to auto zone have your wiring checked free

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A lot of that stuff requires 13 to 14.5 volts to run properly. Sounds like the brushes in the alt are at the end of the spring tench-on. Some times smacking the alt with a rubber mallet will get it to run for a while. time for a new alt. Have battery check also,won't hurt unless it comes up weak....

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    Tricia B Oct 18, 2013

    Thanks for your advice Jeremy...it was the alternator....

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The actual assembly arm that you turn on your windshield wiper (that says all of the controls on it) was bad and was causing the fuses to blow and burning up the motor. It was replaced and it works now as well as the a/c and heat which was not working before this fix.

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no its not a fuse the anti theft built in the radio has locked you out and the only way to get it to work again is pull it out and copy all the numbers that are on it call your local dealer for that vehicle ask for parts department tell them you replaced the battery and need the unlock code for the stereo. also it will help you if you tell them u work for a mechanic shop just give them the name of one they dont question anything. and they'll give you the code

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