check gage light comes on then amp gage goes to discharge 2000 ram 1500

Asked by Nov 09, 2016 at 06:47 PM about the 2000 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr SLT Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Could be a bad alternator, but this rig has a computer controlled charging system also, so it is possible that the computer is dropping the charge signal, but it will take some equipment to test the onboard systems properly.

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