Alternator

Asked by Jun 20, 2016 at 12:40 PM about the 1996 Ford Mustang GT Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Battery light is on acid comes out the top of the battery
when car is running .  If I replace the voltage regulator will
that fix my problem.

1 Answer

100,545

It will in 6 out of 10 times, the other times there are bad diodes in the alternator, only the best test benches can detect a bad diode. Do some price comparison, sometimes it is better to replace the alternator assembly than just a component.

Your Answer

Ford Mustang Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    4,590
  • #2
    Bob Beaman
    Reputation
    1,260
  • #3
    COMETGUY61
    Reputation
    1,110
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Camaro
401 Great Deals out of 30,669 listings starting at $3,550
Used Chevrolet Corvette
286 Great Deals out of 20,556 listings starting at $2,990
Used Ford Mustang SVT Cobra
8 Great Deals out of 287 listings starting at $5,995
Used Ford F-150
2,283 Great Deals out of 183,736 listings starting at $699
Used BMW 3 Series
1,147 Great Deals out of 32,990 listings starting at $1,000
Used Jeep Wrangler
302 Great Deals out of 16,206 listings starting at $2,500
Used BMW M3
47 Great Deals out of 1,810 listings starting at $5,500
Used Honda Civic
771 Great Deals out of 72,591 listings starting at $1,400

Used Cars For Sale

2014 Ford Mustang GT Convertible For Sale
3 Great Deals out of 63 listings starting at $19,478

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.