check charging system light comes on, battery dies after a few hours, new battery and alternator

Asked by May 18, 2016 at 11:00 AM about the 2004 Ford Taurus SES

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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This vehicle has a computer controlled charging system, so the problem might be there, a live data scan might be the best thing to do right now to locate the actual problem.

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