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Put in new alternator yesterday and the light came back on this morning

(1990 Chevrolet Corsica)
in Bellevue, NE on August 06, 2014
This is the third alternator in 2 months, a new one was installed yesterday and today the light is back on, its not the fuse that was also replaced.
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on November 10, 2014
you may have a short down where a bunch of wires get too close to the exhaust manifold next to the a/c unit. get a 105 volt alternator; your stock alt. is not strong enough to operate everything in the car like the a/c without it choking. call if you want 870-416-2414
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