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My 1978 Chevy Impala loses its charge when I put any load on the car, ie lights, radio ect. I have a new battery and a new alternator on the car, my batter continualy losses it charge and I cant figure out what the problem is. The alternator is grounded.

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Most likely wiring around alt or starter any aftermarket radio,amp??? car alarm??? check for open wiring . the alt.can be checked for free at any Autozone.sounds like open wires somewhere or maybe one that is grounding out on the car engine or frame

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    most likely wiring around alt or starter any aftermarket radio,amp??? car alarm??? check for open wiring . the alt.can be checked for free at any Autozone.sounds like open wires somewhere or maybe one that is grounding out on the car engine or frame

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