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Check battery voltage

Ok I have had this car now for about month and my dash and radio and stalitach is flashing on and off.I watch volt gauge and it goes from 12.9 to 15.9 that I have seen.its driving me nuts and the dealer won't do anything to help me out with it.

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Battery voltage at 12.9 at idle is ok and a maximum of 15.9 is high but ok (15.5 is preferred ). I would think that the problem is loose /dirty connections probably on the battery. Remove and clean posts and terminals to shiny clean and tension the clamps tight. Check all wires are connected properly and all earth points are clean. Check that the fusible ling is tight in the holder

Posted on Nov 20, 2013

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    Robert Martin Nov 23, 2013

    K I just cleaned the battery and the cables ill see what it does later today

  • Robert Martin
    Robert Martin Dec 08, 2013

    Ok after I clean the terminals and cable went on a drive to la.about 6 hour drive.and nothing happened.I guess it worked

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