Keep losing charge.

Asked by Aug 13, 2016 at 09:43 AM about the 2000 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor

Question type: General

I have a 2000 ford crown vic. Just relpaced the
alternator and battery with brand new one's. But
after all this my charging system light still comes
on after i have to give it some gas. So my question
is what else could it be and i also checked all the
fuses as well.

5 Answers

31,635

There should be a fusible link between the alternator and the battery. This link is part of the wire and there may be 2 of these. Check them to see if they are good. Also there should be 12 volts positive to the alternator and it should be hot all of the time.

31,635

The Crown Vic requires a 4G or 6G alternator.

10

Check the wire from alternator to battery

Changed my alternator and belt and battery car will not charge my battery can somebody help me !!!!!!

10

Yes I saw you replaced them,get a multimeter and put it on the back stud it should read 13v and up just because it's new doesn't mean it's good.There is a wire that goes from the back of the alternator to the battery check it rodents tend to chew wires at times

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Crown Victoria

Looking for a Used Crown Victoria in your area?

CarGurus has 1,496 nationwide Crown Victoria listings starting at $2,900.

ZIP:

Search Ford Crown Victoria Questions

Ford Crown Victoria Experts

#1 Tracy Hooks
Tracy Hooks
Reputation 1,640
#2 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 820
#3 FordNut
FordNut
Reputation 800
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Mercury Grand Marquis
32 Great Deals out of 2,236 listings starting at $1,500
Used Lincoln Town Car
48 Great Deals out of 2,169 listings starting at $1,999
Used Ford Mustang
719 Great Deals out of 39,137 listings starting at $1,000
Used Chevrolet Impala
996 Great Deals out of 36,809 listings starting at $1,800
Used Ford Taurus
366 Great Deals out of 22,720 listings starting at $1,499
Used Ford F-150
3,475 Great Deals out of 207,573 listings starting at $1,273
Used Ford Explorer
1,501 Great Deals out of 74,209 listings starting at $985
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
1,083 Great Deals out of 32,100 listings starting at $1,495
Used Chevrolet Camaro
629 Great Deals out of 39,686 listings starting at $2,995
Used Honda Accord
1,262 Great Deals out of 78,832 listings starting at $969
Used Toyota Camry
1,520 Great Deals out of 101,602 listings starting at $700