1994 Mazda Protege Q&A

1994 Mazda Protege Question: what would cause my battery light to come on and my power steering to go out?

i smelled burning then battery light popped on an steering locked up..i made it home but the temp guage stayed high -
Answer 1
poss alt not working or you lost a belt -
Comment 1
im thinkin belt..the car started again once i got home..when my altenator went out b4, it wouldnt even hold a charge..im HOPIN inexpensive belt..thanks for responding!! -
Answer 2
Maybe the auxiliary drive or serpentine belt (not timing belt)being lose.http://www.lightdeal.co.uk/ -