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May 7, 2012, 10:54 am

Robert B

Question: alternate electrical problem?

Once in a while when I start the car the clock reads 1:00 (whatever the time), no radio, no interior lights(door and top). This could last for several days then eveything his ok.Same problem repeats itself. I checked the fuses . Could this be a computer problem?


May 11, 2012, 12:47 pm

Elizabeth K

Not a computer problem, but it could be a bad ground connection. Check the ground connection between the engine and the frame.

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May 31, 2012, 2:19 pm

Robert B

Good advice but that was not my problem. I found an open wire amongst a bundle who travel from the left door through the frame and then just between the inner fender and the top fender:there it was... wide open.No more problem since.
But I took no chance and cleaned all my ground connections.

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May 31, 2012, 4:43 pm

Elizabeth K

Thanks for the follow-up, and ood job on the repair.

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