I just put in a rebuilt alternator in my car and after it runs for a bit the whole electrical system shuts dow and the dashboard goes on and off i cheked the alternator and the battery in autozone

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Asked by Sep 17, 2015 at 02:25 PM about the 2006 BMW 7 Series 750Li

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

And they said that it was fine can
anybody help with this please

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18,550

Have you had the voltage reading of alternator out put ? Should be charging at 14 volts.

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Yes i did and all is where is supposed to be

18,550

What was the reason that you changed out the alternator the first time ? Was it doing this before you changed out the alternator ?

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No when the alternator went it just smelled like a plastic bag was burning and after an hr the car died im wondering if is a bad job that they did with the alternator

18,550

That is what I am thinking have a new alternator installed instead of a rebuilt one.

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