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HERE LATELY, MY BATTERY LIGHT COMES ON AND THE CAR DIES..WHEN I CHARGE THE BATTERY, IT STARTS BACK UP BUT THEN AFTER A BIT, IT COMES RIGHT BACK ON. LAST TIME, THE PROBLEM WAS THE ALTERNATER AND I HAD TO REPLACE THAT..DO YOU THINK THAT IS THE PROBLEM AGAIN?

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That or it could be a streched belt or cable ends dirty

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