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We have a 1979 bronco with a 460 put into it... i am willing to take any suggestions b/c im at my wits end, went through countless solinoids, an alternator and a starter,and still the truck does not charge, and as of late, it wont even turn over... the voltage reg. ive checkd and it seems to be wrking properly

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Several possibilities. 1) Take you battery to your local auto parts place and have it checked. 2) make sure that there is no corrosion on the battery terminals. 3) place a volt meter on the battery while it is running. If it is 13.6V to 14.3V that it is charging. If it is lower, than the voltage regulator (should be on the firewall or fender) is probably defective. 4) check the wiring between the voltage regulator and the battery. Good luck!

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