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Old 09-22-2011, 09:51 PM   #1
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This just started... When I turn my car off all the lights die and everything powered loses power. As if the battery is disconnected. Sometimes it comes back right away sometimes it takes a minute or two. Now I'm noticing that my speakers are whistling when I accelerate and when the bass hits the headlights dim pretty bad. And... When I turn my spotlights on the radio loses power and resets to factory default. I'm totally confused. The connections are tight and I haven't changed a thing in the last week or so. This started last night.
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Old 09-22-2011, 10:00 PM   #2
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you could have a bad alternator. the battery cant handle all that voltage alone. you might want to go to autozone or somewhere like that and have it tested.

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Old 09-23-2011, 10:37 AM   #3
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Thanks when I finally got there the battery was so dead their tester wouldn't read... Just strange it died with no warning
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