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11 years is a long time, brushes could be worn or the regulator could have failed. For that matter if the alternator is original it's 25+ years old and pretty much anything could be wrong with it. You'll also want to carefully check all of the alternator wiring for corrosion.
What I'd probably do is verify wiring is OK, pull out the regulator/brush unit for inspection, and if that looks OK then bring the alternator to a parts store or auto electrics shop for testing.
Posts in this Thread:
- alternator not charging, brownetowner, Mon, 8 Jan 2018 12:40:09
- Brushes worn?, tweetiedancer, Thu, 11 Jan 2018 05:46:15
- Re: alternator not charging, Jawerdna , Wed, 10 Jan 2018 07:11:42
- revisit the ground wire, AaronG, Tue, 9 Jan 2018 13:10:57
- Dash light must work for charging circuit, Notnoel , Mon, 8 Jan 2018 18:24:47
- bulb is OK, brownertowner, Tue, 9 Jan 2018 04:06:49
- Re: alternator not charging, StoicBlue87 , Mon, 8 Jan 2018 14:33:39
- Re: alternator not charging, JerseySaab , Mon, 8 Jan 2018 13:03:35 <-- Viewing This Message
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