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 Post subject: alt prob need some help please ef96 PLEASE HELP
Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2011 7:54 pm 
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hey was driving today n my stez started to cut off the when i got to the lights put on brake all the dash stoped working this happened for a few ks the she died
bought n put new batt in it read 12.5 then when i started it still reads 12.5 it did fluctuate.1 from 12.5 to 12.6 for a while whilst observing. if its the alt is it just a brush repair or more serious????

anyhelp is welcome thank you
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 Post subject: Re: alt prob need some help please ef96 PLEASE HELP
Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2011 9:43 pm 
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the battery light did not come on either if that makes difference
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Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2011 10:36 pm 
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Get a new Alternator from the wreckers.

 

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 Post subject: Re: alt prob need some help please ef96 PLEASE HELP
Posted: Thu Aug 18, 2011 4:15 am 
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Check alternator for power steering contanimation this happend in my el gli
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 Post subject: Re: alt prob need some help please ef96 PLEASE HELP
Posted: Thu Aug 18, 2011 2:05 pm 
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Get an alt from the wreckers, slap it in, clean up and or redo the bushes/regulators yourself. Not too difficult and then you've got a 'reco' alternator!
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 Post subject: Re: alt prob need some help please ef96 PLEASE HELP
Posted: Thu Aug 18, 2011 3:15 pm 
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why not just buy a new one, then you wont have any issues for a few years..

a wrecker one might be cheap but may only last a few months?
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