2004 ford escape xlt New battery tested alt. (good)Battery light goes off when runningThe battery is not charging even though the alternator working

Asked by Jun 16, 2012 at 06:46 PM about the 2004 Ford Escape XLT FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2004 ford escape xlt
New battery
tested alt. (good)
Battery light goes off when running
The battery is not charging even though the alternator working

3 Answers

thanks for gettin' back. Yes I did all that. It's not something I would normally do but I wanted to double check, so I disconected the neg batt term while at an idol and the engine quit, which tells me it aint charging.

yes, i have done this correctly. The alt has been bench tested and is good!


I am having the same problem! Did you ever find a solution? The battery is charge and the alternator is new. It still don't charged.. It drain's the battery and eventually dies.. I'm very frustrated with this..I appreciate any info I can get.

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