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Old 03-25-2013, 02:42 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by ctcanadian1 View Post
well i never had a problem with the radio cutting out but i did notice thatmy dash lights like check egine and such would flicker on and off for a few minutes, a few km's later the car shut right down
if the alt was to go bad then there would be dash lights to come on such as the battery light and check engine light along with all the lights slowly getting dimmer and dimmer. its from the alt going bad and the battery taking all the strain. might want to have the battery tested and maybe replace it to.

what you need to look for is lights and stuff randomly dimming and the heater slowing down then picking back up or stoping all together and then turning back on. randomly as in it does it for a few seconds then goes back to normal for then randomly does it agian.
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