I have a 1989 mustang 5.0, the other day i accidentally left my headlights on and killed the battery. After jump starting, car now is sputtering and wants to stall out some times. what could this be?

Autumn McCabe

Asked by Jun 16, 2014 at 11:47 PM about the 1989 Ford Mustang GT Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

also, the volt guage is showing low volts. could the battery
be bad? thank you for any responces.

2 Answers


Check your alternator,if not bad battery.

Tom Demyan

Or the battery is very low on voltage, jump starting it sometimes won't let the car stay running since it isn;t charged up enough. Charge it up/trickle charger or replace.

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