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ALTERNATORS and Car Battery - EconoFix

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Older Vehicle Regulators How long can a car run with a bad alternator? ... An overcharging alternator can "boil a battery dry", so if your battery gets low on ...

diagnose faulty voltage regulator causing battery overcharging?

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Apr 27, 2014 ... If it is constantly charging would that kill a battery? ... It runs continuously at the ~ 14vdc range to continue to provide all the power the car needs as well as keep the battery charged. ... These things happen sometimes.

Can an car alternator put out too much power and ruin a battery ...

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After taking my battery to the auto parts store to have it recharged, I found ... You can destroy the battery if the alternator overcharges the battery.

battery causing alt overcharging? - Car Forums and Automotive Chat ...

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Nov 7, 2010 ... They also noticed that the battery that was in the car was a 26R, wheras it called for a ... If an alt is overcharging the voltage regulator is shot.

Diagnose Starter & Alternator Problems - Auto Diagnosis Repair Help

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One of the best ways to find out if your starter is bad is to have it "bench .... When an A-circuit regulator loses positive voltage, the alternator will overcharge if the ...

what happens if my alternator overcharges? | Yahoo Answers

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Apr 20, 2008 ... one of my main beam lights went out,my car has a gauge to show the amount of volts my battery puts out,at the moment its way past 16volts,i ...

Can an alternator overcharge a battery? | 4x4Earth

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Sep 7, 2013 ... I'm just wondering, can an alternator overcharge a battery on non-stop long trips? ... if it's an older or newer vehicle, you won't over charge the battery, ... a new diode in the middle of nowhere if the regulator happens to fail.

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Jun 29, 2011 ... Diagnosing Alternator Problems - EricTheCarGuy .... How to Tell if Your Car Battery is Really Bad with Kent Bergsma: Battery Clinic Part 3 ...
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Aug 29, 2009 ... ... so I can control the constant overcharging problem I had with that car. ... console that I could monitor and if the battery started to overcharge, ...
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Jul 2, 2013 ... Video 2 TYC Genera Alternator/Generator 130Amp. Test of Overcharging condition. Video taken 22nd June 2013.
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Why would an alternator overcharge? | Reference.com

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The reasons alternators overcharge include issues with the battery, drive belt, ... result in the alternator overcharging the vehicle's battery and electrical system. ... If the voltage regulator malfunctions, the alternator can overcharge the.

What Causes an Alternator to Overcharge? | eHow

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An overcharging alternator can cause permanent damage to the vehicle's battery. ... This happens in newer vehicles with alternators that need signals from the ... stock vehicle or if the pulley has undersized dimensions (causing extra alternator  ...

Charging system diagnostics: battery, alternator, and related systems

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If this happens, charge the battery out of the car to confirm it is still good. If you are ... To understanding testing for overcharging or undercharging it is important to ...