Alternator may fail and cause battery drain on Chevrolet Caprice

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

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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
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