Alternator Problems

Alternator Owner Problems
Alternator List shows owner problems submitted to AutoInsider where Alternator was mentioned in the description of the problem.
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Car Owner Alternator Problems
Not charging. various dash lights on

alternator is spinning, and belt is taught. Fuel warn light on, Oil light on, Batt light on, Handbrake light on. Packed ...

1995 Vauxhall Monterey 3.1d
Posted: Jun 2, 2008
Mystery drain.........

Hi, Battery has drained after car was let whilst on holiday, did the same beforehand and was told it was the battery, h...

2000 Mercedes Benz CLK 320 cabriolet
Posted: Jun 1, 2008
Starting Problem

The last couple of days my normally extremely reliable C2 has struggled to start. When I first turn the key it sounds li...

1953 Citroen C2 1.1 SX
Posted: May 27, 2008
Starting problem

Hi, hope someone can help with this problem, my calibra runs ok for a while, then refuses to start which then results in...

2000 Vauxhall Calibra
Posted: May 14, 2008
Car not starting

Was driving down the motorway and had the battery symbol light come on and was flashing...eventually more lights came on...

2004 Vauxhall Corsa 1.3 diesel turbo sxi
Posted: May 13, 2008
Short circuit

battery slowly dicharged overnight that i have to jump start the next day,.,.battery new and alternator in good working ...

2000 Honda Accord 1.8 se auto
Posted: May 9, 2008
Grinding noise when engine started

everytime i go to start the engine their is a constant grinding noise that can be heard over the sound of the engine. ...

2002 Ford Mondeo 1.8 lx
Posted: Apr 27, 2008

the battery can go flat at anytime.. its up to date with services and has had a new battery november.. usually after 10 ...

2000 BMW 5 Series 525se
Posted: Apr 7, 2008
Won't start!!

This might be totally unrelated, but, for about 3 weeks, after driving the car I can't get my alarm to turn on - if I le...

2003 Citroen Saxo 1.4 Furio
Posted: Mar 28, 2008
Lights not bright

hi all i was driving my golf this evening and the lights were a little dim as well as the interior lights and the stereo...

1990 Volkswagen Golf 1.6 gl manual
Posted: Mar 23, 2008

my car is making a skreeching [sorry cant spell]noise not all the time only on long journeys or been out in it a lot.i h...

2003 Vauxhall Corsa 1.0i 12v club
Posted: Mar 20, 2008
Not starting until jump started then fine for 2 days then same problem

when i start the car it won't always start so i jump start it and then it will run fine for a few days then i get the sa...

2004 Rover 25 2.0 dti se
Posted: Mar 17, 2008
Battery dead

Recently i stupidly left the lights on my micra on overnight, as you would expect in the morning my battery as dead. I...

1995 Nissan Micra
Posted: Mar 14, 2008
Judders and shakes when ticking over & weight bearing; slows & accelerates at will

rather like not having the timing set correctly feels as if about to shake to pieces or judder and stop. Engine lacks po...

2000 Hyundai Accent 1.3
Posted: Mar 4, 2008
Won't start

The engine on my Rover is very noisy, somebody told me it sounded like the alternator. Then this morning it wouldn't sta...

2001 Rover 25 1.4
Posted: Feb 19, 2008
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