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Alternator may fail and cause battery drain on Chevrolet Caprice

Problem Description and Possible Solution

The alternator may fail causing the battery to run down while driving. The engine will stall if system voltage gets low enough.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 134,000 (134,000–134,000)
Engines affected: 4.3L V6, 5.0L V8, 5.7L V8
6 model years affected: 1990, 1992, 1993, 1994, more1995, 1996
8 people reported this problem