Mechanics

CAR WON'T HOLD A CHARGE

1993 Mazda MX6

1993 Mazda MX6 6 cyl Two Wheel Drive Manual

My cars been squeaking for a couple weeks and I dont have power sterring when I turn the wheel. Finally on saturday my serpentine belt snapped and we replaced it. 2 days after that on Monday my car started squeaking really loudly again and I wouldnt have power sterring when I turned the wheel. Then today my car stopped holding a charge to the battery and it completly died. I put a new battery in it and it worked for about 10 miles. Why isnt my alternator holding a charge?
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Rmorris2985@hotmail.com
December 10, 2009.




Get the alternator checked if its producing an output

Tiny
Rasmataz
Dec 11, 2009.
Like I had said before I had both battery and alternator tested and they are both fine. Could it be that my Idler Pulley is bad, or maybe just loose?
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Then today my car stopped holding a charge to the battery and it completly died.

Inspect the idler pulley

Tiny
Rasmataz
Dec 11, 2009.

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