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I have a 1993 Pontiac Grand Prix and the battery has been replaced the alternator has been replaced and the started, but the battery light still comes on, but only when I am in town, when start and stopping and driving around town, but as soon as I get going out on the highway, it will go off but in the mean time my lights are dime, and flickers, PLEASE help me

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  • shanebabs Nov 18, 2009

    This didn't Work we took everything off cleaned it and put new cables on the battery, but nothing still comes on.

  • shanebabs Nov 18, 2009

    There is from the battery one goes under the motor and bolts on and one goes from the battery to the front just by my head lights and it is bolted to the body, the only thing is is the groung wire has some bare wires but nothing was broke or woren. I really would like to thank you for helping me, me and my husband are at a loss

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Check wires to make sure they are secure on the starter, alternator and battery. Also check fusible links. Fusible links are fuses within the wire. These are usually found near the starter. It could be that the wires are brittle or broken and not making a good contact. Check to see how they look. You may want to use a voltmeter.

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    Israel Adame Nov 18, 2009

    Lets check grounds. Besure there is a ground from the battery to the body and the body to motor or motor to battery. There should be loops so that every part of the vehicle has a ground.

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