Question about 2005 Ford Escape
Suggest you to vehicle charging circuit for a thorough examination.
The first is to measure the battery tester, suggest you use high frequency discharge gauge or battery measurement, the load current is less than 110 of the cases, the minimum voltage shall not be less than 9.6 volts, and remained stable in 5 seconds. If the voltage below 9.6 volts, but can keep stable inside said in 5, excessive discharge, should be timely supplementary charge; if the voltage below 9.6 volts, to maintain stable and rapid decline to 0 volts or close to 0 volts in 5 seconds can not, indicates that the battery failure.
Then check the generator power output, recommend looking for car condition with a multimeter in parallel with the positive and negative poles battery, the output voltage and stepped on the gas check generator in high speed condition is in the 14V positive and negative 0.25V or so, if the lower or higher than the standards, then the generator failure. Use obd2 tools for automotive diagnostics , you can improve vehicle safety performance and driving more safer.
Posted on Dec 07, 2013
Yeah mine too on my 1979 Olds for 3 yrz now...since I know bat n 'nator r OK I jus ignore it or cover it with a piece of electrical tape if it bothers you...re-chek all connections...sometimes if u hav another indicator bulb burned out in the dash, the current will "bleed" over to the next closest indicator lite n it will glow lightly
Posted on Nov 27, 2013
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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