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The battery light came on while driving, then a day later, my car died while driving at a low speed in a parking lot. Tried to jump it, and it would run for a couple minutes, then die.

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Here is what you can do is start your car and take the positive cable off your battery terminal and if your car dies then it is your alternator which means it is not charging.
most like you will have to buy a new alternator. do this and you will have no more problems. Enjoy!!!!!!!!

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