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Battery light comes on and off regularly. Local parts store says the battery is fine and charging. Today the car cut out on me twice, once at idle and another as I began to accelerate. Related? Drove other ten miles without any problems -- just the battery light coming on. Thanks for the advice!

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This is caused by a loose belt or it can be caused by brushs wearing out and the altanator is detecting a fault with low votage. if the battery is ok try clean the battery cables first then if the light still comes on I would think of replacing the altanator or at leats the brushes and the split ring commutator.

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