I was driving down the interstate in my 2011 Chev. Silverado, going down and underpass when the engine died for about 10 seconds and then started up again. The volt meter went from the normal 15 down to about 10 but it drove fine the last 70 miles home. The last two times I have driven it, it is normal. Has me baffled as to what might have happened. battery cables are secure.

Asked by Jul 22, 2016 at 10:25 AM about the 2011 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT Ext. Cab 4WD

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Remove, clean and reinstall the battery cables. Also check the battery cable that goes to the starter and check the connection at the alternator.

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