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Voltage light driving through heavy rain and big puddles, the voltage light came on. This has never happened before. Is it because of the rain?

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This is most likely happening due to water splashing up onto your serpentine belt causing it to slip and not spin the alternator fast enough.

A possible reason as to why this occurs not and not before could be a worn belt.

Having this happen won't really hurt anything, just dont rev the engine during the drying process as you might throw the belt off.

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