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Ford f150 xLt 5.8

Truck was runing good until I turned on overdrive button, then the tahc droped to 0 loss of power alt. gauge went all the way to neg. and gas gauge not working

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  • A and M C Jun 25, 2008

    Thank you! I checked and that was the problem.

  • Anonymous Mar 26, 2014

    86 suburban 6.2 diesel. Alt freaked out with gauge going pos to neg rapidly then no power. Baths and cables were very hot to touch. No power when ign with turned on.

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