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Old 01-19-2006, 07:37 PM   #1
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43,000 miles= 3rd alternator

ok this is some bull crap dudes, i just had an alternator installed about 8k miles ago, and tonight it went out on me again, this really sucks, im getting sick of pouring money into this thing unless its mods im doing. but owell what can you do.


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Old 01-19-2006, 07:42 PM   #2
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That is odd, where did you buy the alternator? I know I used to have trouble with starters and alternators from Autozone so I stopped buying stuff like that from them.
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Old 01-19-2006, 08:06 PM   #3
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^^he bought it from Price Ford in Millington TN
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Old 01-20-2006, 07:53 AM   #4
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Id almost bet there is something else wrong with the car either making the alt go bad or making it appear bad. I would take it off the car and have it check at like advance auto or autozone. Id recommend az because they have a much nicer tester. That way you know 100% its either the alt or something else on the car. Good luck
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7700mp pioneer blitz 1600watt amp 1.5 farad capacitor and 2 kicker solo baric 12's

could that be the problem?
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lol that might hurt on the charging system lol
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I was going to ask if you had a system in the car....
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Old 01-24-2006, 02:15 PM   #8
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well 700 dollars later im back in busness, i went and got a new yellow top optima battery, new alternator and the installation, everything is doing good right now

as for my audio i have changed it up a lil but it now consist of

8400 hdd panasonic head unit (god i love this thing)
full boston acoustic componets
kicker 1200 watt amp
1.5 farad capacitor
1 12" kicker solobaric l7
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