Mechanics

BATTERY INDICATOR LIGHT COMES ON AND OFF

2004 Ford Freestar • 300,000 miles

Battery indicator light comes on and off.
tried charging the battery.
cleaned battery posts.
runs rough and idles slow.
light came on while driving at highway speeds.
battery is 2 years old this month.
is this an alternator problem?
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Flath
July 9, 2013.




Check the battery first then check the charging system most auto parts can do this. Try cleaning your throttle plate on both sides and iac hole with choke cleaner.

Hmac300
Jul 9, 2013.


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