Battery light appears & voltage gage read low then goes back to normal after 5min.

Asked by Jul 24, 2013 at 11:00 AM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When I start up, the battery light displays on the dash and the gage reads low. After 5min. the gage rises to normal and the battery light goes off. It starts right up every time, but this always occurs. I put in a new battery recently, and changed the alternator 3 mos. ago but the problem remains. What could the problem be? Thank you.

1 Answer

You don't even say what car, much less year or anything. It's a bit difficult to help you without that.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Shortcuts

Search Maintenance & Repair Questions

UK Questions

Are you a UK consumer? CarGurus now has a discussion forum in the UK.

Maintenance & Repair Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 154,670
#2 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 105,550
#3 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 86,360
View All