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Have new battey and alternator however when run for few minutes the battery is run down and the cluster info panel does not work. it works when battery is just charged.

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Have you had your alternator tested. That would be the first thing I would check. If so, please get back to me and we can go to a next step

Posted on Aug 05, 2010

  • rickhenry Aug 05, 2010

    alternator is new and has been tested that it is charging.

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