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Battery is not charging, its start w/ jumper cables but doesn't charge!

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This is either the battery not taking a charge or an alternator not putting out enough power. The way it is described, this seems more like an issue with the battery because you are able to jump start it and drive. The alternator is able to run the car alone without the battery, that is why you can do that.

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