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Im having trouble with my 84 ford econoline 6cylinders voltage regulator diagram please help is living my batterries smelling realy bad i check the alternator and is good

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It souds like your system is overcharging..... check to make sure the charging system is charging between 13.5volts and 15.3volts at 3000rpms if more than that the voltage regulator is defective and needs replacement,if this situation occurred and the van was used for an extended period then you may have cooked the battery too... It will not be long that it may go bad.

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