My battery light in my town and country came on. What could this mean? It still runs and drives ok.

Asked by Feb 20, 2014 at 11:36 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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alternator is bad. light came on because battery isn't charging.

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Diode pack is toast. The diode pack is a one way gate to keep battery voltage and amps up. You can still have a charging battery but amp loss which will kill the battery anyway. You need an alt. Asap

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battery terminal connections were corroded not allowing a charging connection from the alternator, after cleaning the terminals and poles, in less than 2 minutes, the battery light went off and been starting and running like a champ ever since!.............J. M. F., Marathon, Fla. keys................

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