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1999 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4dr 112 WB

1999 Ford Explorer
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Rear Wheel Drive, 4 Door
16 mpg city / 21 mpg hwy
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October 29, 2012, 4:04 pm

Greg T
 

Question: would i need to replace the battery our the alternator?

I was driving my car and the lights started to go dim and the all the electronics stoped working and then the car turned off. I am not Shurr if it is the battery that's needs to be replaced or the alternator.


November 3, 2012, 9:47 am

Ron W
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Sounds like the alternator/charging system. But it is a good idea to test the battery as a defective battery can cause the alternator to fail.


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