knocking noise and belts started to squeak a little and was losing horsepower and shut off. guages were all normal when it shut off still has battery power anything??

Daniel Molnar

Asked by Apr 17, 2014 at 11:43 AM about the 2000 Ford F-150 XLT 4WD Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Check your alternator for output. If the alternator fails the vehicle will continue to run, drawing the required electricity for combustion from the battery until it is dead.

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