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2006 ford focus ZX4

I just had to have a new alternator and a new battery put on about 2 weeks ago and this morning while driving to work my battery light came on.

What could be causing this?


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  • Steven A
    Steven A Oct 09, 2008

    My sister's 2005 Ford Focus ZXW has an ongoing charging system issue, where battery after battery goes dead, alternator's been replaced 3 times, and the battery light is still coming on. Checked it out myself and the system is actually overcharging the battery, ruining it. Checked the wiring and it is all good. Still don't know why the car is overcharging. Maybe yours is doing the same thing? Did your last battery boil dry?

  • sherieleeste
    sherieleeste Jul 29, 2012

    My 2005 ford focus zx5 is doing the same thing. Did you find the problem?



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There could be a loose wire wich is supposed to be going to your alternater wich is why your battery is'nt getting a charge.

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