charging problems

Asked by Feb 08, 2017 at 06:31 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My Chrysler Intrepid 1998 is having charging
issues.  I've replaced the alternator and still battery
light still come on after it runs for about five
minutes. And the battery eventually died and I
have nothing.  It won't until I recharge the battery.
Also when the battery light come on there is a
beep in under the dashboard.

3 Answers

87,375

Good luck with this, I was helping....

1 people found this helpful.
Best Answer Mark helpful
87,375

So you had read what I posted to you?

87,375

You can check with a digital multi meter set on DCV. It should show around 14.5 DCV with the vehicle running. Also if the battery is bad you may get a false reading. Should have the battery checked, it may have a shorted cell. Checking the battery voltage with the meter it should show 12.5 to 12.7 DCV. fully charged.

Your Answer:

Chrysler

Looking for a Used Chrysler in your area?

CarGurus has 81,277 nationwide Chrysler listings starting at $599.

ZIP:

Chrysler Experts

  • #1
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    4,630
  • #2
    COMETGUY61
    Reputation
    4,420
  • #3
    tenspeed
    Reputation
    4,220
View All

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.