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Battery light I asked you about the alternator/battery problem a little bit ago. You said it could be a wire? Is that something noticeable and could it just come loose on its own?

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  • sedward0318 Aug 01, 2008

    ok, well yesterday morning I get in the car to come to work and a minute into the car being on, the battery light came on again and then I got about 3 miles and the instrument panel went out and the car died. Went back 8 hours laters, the car started right up, but did the same thing going back home.



    Any ideas?

  • tiesto Aug 04, 2008

    Hi, have a 2005 Focus TDCi 2litre. Battery light staying on dash.

    Starting up and driving the finest.

    Only thing noticed is that the rear heater will not switch on since.

    All other electrics are fine.

    Getting it serviced next week, will get it checked out then.

  • Anonymous Aug 05, 2008

    I am having the same problem. Have you found the solution yet?

  • Steven A
    Steven A Oct 09, 2008

    Wow, that sounds a lot like the symptoms my sister's 2005 Ford Focus ZXW is giving! However, I never did find out why it is doing that. I personally tested all the electrical wiring, and it is fine. I think it is a conspiracy on Ford's behalf. Time for them to own up.

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You said you had it replaced so they could of pulled one off doing that if you have a look all around the alternator you might spot it but im not 100percent on this theory.

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