did i damage alternator

Asked by Jan 05, 2015 at 03:47 PM about the 2000 Lincoln Continental 4 Dr STD Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i left the light charger on 24 hours charging a phone (phone not connected) and next day car will start but and run if i keep on gas pedal but shuts off as soon as i stop revving engine  shuts off.  did I damage electrical or alternator. what is repair

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