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Ford lynx alternator not charging and battery light indicator on

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    rene calvo Aug 16, 2017

    If your battery is reading 12volts when the ignition is off, it is healthy. Turning the ignition on and running the engine, you should see the voltage going up to 18 volts. If not, your alternator is bad.

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    rene calvo Aug 16, 2017

    I had my alternator repaired but went bad again after the "warranty" expired. I bought a new one. Cannot trust this repair. To prolong your alternator, never rely on the alternator to fully charge your battery when it is dead. You will strain the alternator. Use external charger or replace the battery if the dealer says it is already weak.

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Take it to a qualified electrician to remove the alternator and overhaul it.

Posted on Nov 22, 2013

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SOURCE: replaced alternator on 1997 ford escort and battery indicator lig

Battery light is on and battery is not holding the charge because you have at lest one cell damaged
because of accidental short-circuits between the battery terminal. So most probably you need to get new one (in Sears starts from $49,99) For fuses location follow this link please
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Posted on Dec 25, 2008

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SOURCE: installed new alternator and car battery still will not charge.

did you unhook the battery prior to installing the alternator

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SOURCE: replaced the battery and the alternator in 2006 ford taurus

check the alternator fuse and grounding

Posted on Sep 25, 2009

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SOURCE: Ford 2003 Expedition EB. Check Charging System

Its probably the alternator. It will need to be tested on the vehicle with the engine running and the light illuminated. Measure the battery voltage with the engine running. It should be at least 13.5 volts. If it is lower have the alternator tested at a shop with a charging system tester.

Posted on Feb 27, 2010

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