new alternator new battery on my 98 honda civiv the radio went dead after that the engine light came on.........what now

Asked by Sep 10, 2016 at 02:40 PM about the 1998 Honda Civic LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I replaced the starter, i bought a new battery I replaced the alternator. was
running all weak then this morning it just died in the middle of a light when i
came to a stop.    but befor it died my stereo went dead? What now?

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When it died, was their enough battery to crank it to start. It kinda sounds like the motor was just running off battery voltage and it is not getting charge. I know you replaced the alternator but other things can cause the battery to charge as well. Like say a bad fusible link for instant

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