03 dodge ram battery not charging

Asked by Oct 08, 2015 at 04:40 PM about the 2003 Dodge Ram 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

new alternator and good battery.

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Get a volt meter and test the hot side of the alternator. It should be putting out 14 volts or higher. If not, your alternator or voltage regulator are bad. I know you said it's new, but sometimes they're not put together right.

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