Mechanics

ALTERNATOR

1964 Ford Falcon

Electrical problem
1964 Ford Falcon V8 Two Wheel Drive Manual 180000 miles

i have a 1964 ford falcon and the battery runs dead when the engine is off the alternator is drawing current was wondering if could be the voltage regulator as had the alternator checked and it was ok any ideas thanks troy
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Andrewstroy
August 11, 2009.



Could be shorted diode in the alternator

Battery drain test:


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/12900_parastic_draw_1_118.jpg


Rasmataz
Aug 11, 2009.