I have new spark plugs, new alternator, and new battery terminals. The car ran fine for about 10 min after new alternator was put in. while driving it the windshield wipers started moving slowly then all power was off. car then shut off. I need help Im at the end of my rope with the car. It has 175,000 miles on it. this is the first time in 5 years since i owned the car that any major issues have occurred.
what else can i do to get car running and to stay running on 2004 Kia Spectra
by calove16 in Renton, WA on April 07, 2013
1 answer 2 comments
ANSWER by trista83 on April 07, 2013
check the inline fuse links it should be on the battery ends[ on the positive side]
COMMENT by goodguy on April 08, 2013
charge and load test battery and recheck charging system
COMMENT by calove16 on April 08, 2013
Thanks for the advice. I will look at both your suggestions and im hoping one works. I am going to take my battery to get tested today just to be at ease about that. My other thought is could it be a bad fuse also causing this issue?