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Chevrolet S10 Failed alternator can cause "no charge" condition

Chevrolet S10 Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1998

Engines Affected: 2.2L 4 Cylinder, 4.3L V6


The alternator may fail, causing a "no charge" condition. An internal bearing may also fail and cause an abnormal noise. If the vehicle is driven too long with a failed bearing, the alternator may stop turning, which can cause the serpentine belt to break or the engine to stall and not turn over.

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