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Engine stalls Randomly stalls out while driving when I try to turn it back on the battery meter reads zero I will wait for awhile and it sowly goes back up but only when when I take the key out and wait but when I leave the key in you can see the meter go up a little and ts very litle but then it drops back down. when I was driving last night on the interstate it gave out and the security light was flashing but went out when I took out the key and then started back up shortly. WHAT IS GOING ON WITH THIS????

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Your alternator or voltage regulator is having a problem to test this start your car and disconect the negative on the batery if the car dies then thats the problem.

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