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2002 Hyundai XG350 Question: Diagnostic Code Light Question

 

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RedDogJT, 3.5L V6, Albany, NY, October 19, 2012, 09:51
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Recently, both the dashboard "brake" and "battery" lights have been coming on when the cars under load, (gas pedal is depressed) then once the car is up to speed or the load is equalized, they go off. Any idea what this indicates?

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    pushrod October 19, 2012, 11:36
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    HAVE CHARGING SYSTEM CHECKED AT AUTO REPAIR SHOP, NOT A PARTS STORE!! BEST"GUESS"ALTERNATOR TROUBLE.

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    RedDogJT, October 19, 2012, 13:18
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    My mechanic said basically same thing. Alternator issue, and on this car that is $800 to replace

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    pushrod, October 19, 2012, 15:26
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    GET 2ND EST. ON PRICE TO REPLACE ALT!!! NAPA HAS ONE FOR 286.00 WALK IN PRICE.
    FIRST LINE (BEST) ALTERNATOR, NAPA PARTS ARE AS GOOD AS YOU CAN GET IN THE AFTER MARKET
    LINE. BOTH LIGHTS ON IS COMMON PLACE ON FOREIGN MAKES.

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    globalhelper October 19, 2012, 13:06
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    have charging system ck'd by your mech and also ck brake fluid in master cyl. double ck price sounds way to high

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