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My engine dies while driving, the rpm's drop all my idiot lights come on so i checked the alternator and it was fried,had it rebuilt, installed it properly along with new fuel filter and air filter but problem persists but not quite as bad is it possible with bad alt. it fried my battery or something else? could it be coil pack? plug/coil wires any advice would be greatly appreciated, thanks in advance

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The Battery could be shorting out internally and that was the reason your Alternator broke. It will happen again to the Rebuilt Alternator if the Battery is not checked or replaced.

When you get the car driveable, take it to Autozone or Oreillys for a Starter Draw test. This can be the short that killed the other Alternator.

Posted on Oct 07, 2010

Testimonial: "they checked the battery and said it seemed to be bad but they said it could be reading that because the alt was out,im testin batt today thanx"

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