Alternator or battery

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Asked by Phun_Festiva_42 May 19, 2011 at 01:15 PM about the 1990 Ford Festiva L Plus

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

On the way to work today, lights dimmed, and "charge" light came on when braking, while driving the radio would cut in and out.  any suggestions or advice?  Thank you in advance.

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have alt checked.radio would not be affected by this.

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My 1993 Ford Festiva isn’t getting power, it doesn’t turn over or anything. I have cleaned the ground wires and everything. The battery is good, starter is good. I have had multiple people tell me it’s the alternator, is that what it sounds like? I don’t want to spend money again if it’s not what it needs...

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