Alternator workshop warning displayed goes off by it self just replaced alternat
2001 Volkswagen Passat

Alternator workshop warning displayed goes off by it self just replaced alternat

(2001 Volkswagen Passat)
We just replaced the alternator and the serpentine belt all new parts. What could this be?
How long have you had this problem? Stared after replaced alternator
Tags: volkswagen, passat
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of A & P Specialties on February 19, 2018
Good day the alternator that was installed could be defective the system should have been checked to determine if the alternator was actually the problem. Was there any other symptoms before the alternator was replaced ( battery going, dead jump starting needed )
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on February 19, 2018
Yea it was checked before and it was the alternator. The car runs good sense it was replaced this warning just pops up when the car is stared then goes away until the next time it is started only when it's cold
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of A & P Specialties on February 19, 2018
Good day the alternator that was installed could be defective the system should have been checked to determine if the alternator was actually the problem. Was there any other symptoms before the alternator was replaced ( battery going, dead jump starting needed )
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on February 19, 2018
Yea it was checked before and it was the alternator. The car runs good sense it was replaced this warning just pops up when the car is stared then goes away until the next time it is started only when it's cold
of A & P Specialties on February 19, 2018
The first thing to do is test the alternator output. Additional testing for fault codes might be necessary to find your problem. Parts quality has been an increasing problem in recent years. We can test your system and tell you exactly what is wrong. Please contact us if you would like to schedule an appointment.
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