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1998 Ford Contour Question: car battery and abs lights on - no power and stalling

 

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cuehling, 2.0L 4 Cylinder, Chandler, AZ, June 25, 2010, 16:54
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alternator only a year old - has brand new batter - battery light on - ABS light on - when running can hear ac slowly dying and all light on - sucking power from somewhere, car died on me going down the road then after 10 minutes started up but slowly ran out of power again

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    Milex from Milex Complete Auto Care, September 08, 2010, 10:50
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    when the battery light is on that is telling you that the alternator isnt charging enough and you need to have it checked. Just because the alternator is only a year old doesnt mean that it is not faulty.

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