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I just had a new alternator put in, hoses replaced. But now if I go anywhere (short of long distance) when turn off the engine, it won't start again for at least 1/2 hour. I checked the oil and antifreeze, both are fine.

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    mike loshbough May 11, 2010

    have your crank sensor checked.

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Have the starter checked out. A faulty starter will mimic a bad battery or bad alternator in that it will start the car/truck fine when it's cold but when it gets hot, will act like there's no power. The lights horn,radio will work but won't start because the starter is hot and requires more power to function. Best of luck.
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