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I have a 2001 sporttrac that seems to be charging but the battery light stays on also the charge guage shows low . How do I fix this?

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Sounds like your alternator is bad. To verify attach a voltmeter to battery and it should read (while car is idling) 13.1v-15.8v anything lower and you'll need to replace alternator.

Posted on Mar 14, 2011

  • deb_terry Mar 14, 2011

    I tried that and the reading was 13.4 while the truck was idiling at normal rpm.

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