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2004 Ford Explorer Question: Check charging system keeps flashing with battery light what's this mean?

 

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Bz55, 4.0L V6, Angle Inlet, MN, August 09, 2013, 14:16
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Flickers on and off for a couple seconds then stops for a while then may start back up with the flickering. Just start out of know where yesterday. What's could this be ? It's a new battery not even 6 months old

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    mrfordman August 19, 2013, 09:57
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    alternator has regulator built in it. usually diode goes out in regulator. replace alternator.

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