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The wires that are pluged in the back of the alternator when I put a tester to them nothing comes on what does that mean ? And what can I do to fix it ? .98 ford explore.

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Fix What?

What is the vehicle problem in detail ?

When did it start ?

What are you doing & have you tested,how &
the results ?

Nothing to test at the back of alternator, unless
your using an amp clamp & you can do that other
places, for the same results

Have you removed the alternator & had it tested at
parts store ?

Your using a Volt Meter I hope,not a test light
& an amp clamp as well

Posted on Nov 07, 2014

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  • Robert Kearsey Nov 07, 2014

    1 it will not charge battery 2 three days ago 3 alternator wires on the back of the alternator. Not yet have not removed it yet . I used a test light on the wires

  • Anonymous Nov 07, 2014

    I was goin to get into thetest light They have their purpose but your best with a volt meter Have a light come on a test light tels you little

  • Robert Kearsey Nov 08, 2014

    Ok I understand .and im thankful for ur help.il try the meter .what the meter suppost to say .if its high or low ? And what do I put the meter on Dc or what

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