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I change the alternator but I donn't know how to put the belt, I put it but the battery light is on again

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  • tonidv Jul 31, 2008

    I had change the battery and then alternator a bout 6 months ago and now the battery light is coming on again. I had it checked out and all systems were normal yet the battery light comes on and off while driving. UGH! Any ideas? This problem is frustrating.

  • Anonymous Dec 30, 2008

    i dont know how to put the belt



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