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1991 Mazda Protege Question: why does isnt my battery charging. Have new alternator and batt.

 

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rbradford2, 1.8L 4 Cylinder, Jackson, TN, February 14, 2012, 16:03
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I have replaced the alternator and the battery.the battery has been replaced twice within the last two days.

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, February 14, 2012, 22:31
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    Check the 80 Amp "Main Fuse" large blk/wht wire at Alternator should have Battery voltage all the time,as should wht/red, black wire is ground, smaller white/black goes to the dash warning light to turn it off when the alternator starts charging.

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    rbradford2, February 15, 2012, 07:26
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    thanks. i'm a try it out now.

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