when does the battery light come on 2003 escape

Asked by May 11, 2016 at 05:57 AM about the 2003 Ford Escape XLT AWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the battery light flickers on with key and flickers again when starting the rest of
the time it is off alter is charging 14.6 volts

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Alternator is charging good so have the battery checked out. May be starting to get a shorted cell.

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Possibly a loose ground check all connections too.

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14.6 volts charging is right on spec. Check grounds and check connections at battery. They should be corrosion free and tight.

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