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1998 Ford Taurus..'I hooked up my new battery backwards' and blew some fuses like the radio ect.., so i changed the blown fuses. The battery light will not turn off so I had the alt. tested and is good so i replaced the battery. It will not charge. Any idea what may have blown?

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Check the main fuse. it should be a 50 or 60 amp. Did the same thing on an escort and that was the problem

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SOURCE: 1984 ford f 150 not charging

Ok lets see
The charge ligth or sistem is operating properly ligth, or not
1) check for pwer, in the Alternator positive terminal, shoul be power all time ingnition Off or On dont matter
2) Check for ingnition controled power in the another wires that going to the other connector in the alternator, beside the + batery

If do you find power in both test you should take the alternator to the autoparts store to be cheked, but if any of those test fail, check you wiring harness, the

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SOURCE: replaced altenator

you can buy a chiltons book at any autoparts store that will tell you what you need to kknow

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SOURCE: 1998 Ford Taurus hazard lights and turn signals

the switches in the steering wheel

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hazard switch try in out alot fast may fix or spay with co cleaner in side switch

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SOURCE: on my 2004 ford ranger

Hi, have you checked continuity of the charge wire? There are fusible links there that may have burned up.


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