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Old 04-25-2013, 06:31 AM   #21
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Check your fan relay under the hood. It might have suffered as well. It is easiest to swap it out with a relay that is the same design under the hood that is working. Example: If it is the same as the horn relay, and your horn works, switch the fan and horn relay. See if both work.
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Old 04-25-2013, 09:21 AM   #22
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Looks like the Alt. got "fried" as well.

Look for a local rebuilder to fix the one you have, it'll be a lot cheaper & is more likely to work than the "crapshoot" rebuilts we keep hearing about (tried three, finally got one that works, is a typical comment)

Don't run it too long at that voltage, it'll start boiling the battery dry quite quickly...

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Old 04-25-2013, 05:10 PM   #23
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im going to keep my car parked at home till everything is working properly. dont want to overheat my car. im going to replace the alternator. i changed the relays today and still doing the same thing. fans wont turn on even if i turn my a/c on.
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Old 04-25-2013, 05:12 PM   #24
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also gonna replace the battery cables. the positive one is messed up anyways
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Old 04-25-2013, 05:13 PM   #25
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another weird thing i noticed in my car after the incident is that now every time i start the car, my gauges reset and then stop working.
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Old 04-27-2013, 12:40 AM   #26
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ok the gauges now work because i bought a new alternator. but now my car wont stay on
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Old 04-28-2013, 11:36 PM   #27
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car is back on the road. thank you guys for all your help
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Umm... What did you do to fix it so we will know if it happens to us. lol
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Umm... What did you do to fix it so we will know if it happens to us. lol
the alternator failed all the test when i took it to advance auto parts. i replaced the alternator and it fixed everything. the stalling problem i encountered was a vacuum hose that was accidentally disconnected when i was replacing the alternator lol
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the alternator failed all the test when i took it to advance auto parts. i replaced the alternator and it fixed everything. the stalling problem i encountered was a vacuum hose that was accidentally disconnected when i was replacing the alternator lol
lol Awesome. I'm glad you got it fixed.
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