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2002 Volkswagen Golf TDI Question: alternator???

 

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02GolfTdi1.9L, 1.9L 4 Cylinder Diesel Turbo, New Port Richey, FL, December 30, 2010, 11:29
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my car starts just fine, but when i test out the volts level on the battery it says 12.31. what does this mean. do i need a new alternator? or is it something else?

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    December 30, 2010, 12:00
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    Sounds like the Alternator is suspect. Also check the wiring and make sure that the batter is still good, i.e. less than 4 yeas old.

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