2002 Mitsubishi Galant Q&A

2002 Mitsubishi Galant Question: bet you cant answer this

battery, alternator, voltage regulator, battery cables all tested all good. if radio and a/c are on battery drains unless i keep r.p.m.'s up. what else can i do to i.d. problem? -
Answer 1
how as the alternator checked?? what voltage was present at idle and at 2500 rpm?? Roy -
Comment 1
12.59 @ both. it stays around there until i use a/c then slowly drops -
Comment 2
not enough. it should be 14 to 14.5 volts. my opinion is you need an alternator. Roy -
Comment 3
This is the 2nd one I've put on and the car still does the same as it did with the original. Could something be knocking them out as I put them in? -
Comment 4
Many customers brought in Autozone alternators to my Napa store in San Francisco and once we tested it on our Alternator test machine they left with a Napa alternator -
Comment 5
Thats where I'm headed then. thank you -
Answer 2
always use mitsubishi parts and keep it tuned up -