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1987 Toyota Pickup 4x4 Problems I have a 87 Toyota that has been giving me problems for a while now. I just got a brand new Die Hard Battery w/ 650cca because old battery was done. After putting it in I noticed the Brake and Battery Charge light come on at start. They then go off after I rev it lightly and drive off. Both lights stay off until the next time I start it. I drove it the other day some and was dark when I was coming home. The lights kept getting dimmer and dimmer, then the truck hopped some as if it was another bad battery. Now, I have replaced the Alternator, the Battery, and the Starter twice. Can someone tell me why my truck keeps dieing on me??

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To find out if the alternator works or not. First, start your car let it run then disconnect the battery(both cable).If your car still running your alternator good, your car die out alternator bad.

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Generally if charge light is on, alternator has a bad diode in it. This lets the charged battery lose its power by flowing in the reverse direction. It sounds as the alt., is either not connected right or is swtill bad

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The bottom fan belt on my 87 xtracab recently broke in the middle of traffic and those same warning lights came on immediately, so you might want to have the belts checked, especially the one driving the alternator.

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Check your battery connections on the battery and the other ends where they go the ground will go to the engine block and the positive to a solenoid make sure all of this is tight and has no corrosion. This is just a loose wiring problem

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