[DML] Re: Charging Problems
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[DML] Re: Charging Problems

I'm with Dave - it is probably a ground and probably the one at the 
frame that is attached to the trailing arm bracket. It starts to 
roll and movement sets in at the bolt. Some times those bolts will 
corrode and you will not be able to tighten or loosen it (i.e. you 
just think it is tight). Twist or cut it off and start over. In any 
event a new bolt is a good idea.

Harold McElraft - 3354

--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "John Poland" <jpoland13@...> wrote:
> I'm having a problem with my charging system and can't figure out 
> it is.  Sitting still the car charges fine -- 13.5-14 volts at any 
> RPM.  As soon as the car starts moving the charging system starts 
> jump around anywhere fromm 13.5 - 8 volts.  As far as I can tell 
> belt is not slipping (at least not when the car is still at 
> from idle to 5000 RPM), the alternator and voltage regulator have 
> tested and are fine.  Ground straps have been checked and 
cleaned.  It 
> is not the gauge, lights dim when voltage goes down.    The only 
> thing that appears to be wrong is the fan fail.  It comes on when 
> needed but doesn't turn back off until the car is turned off.  
> Related???  
> The alternator is a 105 amp GM and has been working great for 
> (until after the problem with the fan fail started).
> Please HELP!!!!!
> John Poland
> 05935

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