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My aftermarket cd player turns on but sounds distorted. But it eventually shuts off. Is this because my alternators bad?

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If the CD is running quite fine with the battery and the fault occurs ONLY when the car engine is started then you need to check on the alternator for transients voltage or poor rectification.
However the CD can shut off if there is problems in the circuit or the failure to read.
I hope you can shed some more light on the fault experienced after ensuring that the set works with the battery.

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