I have a 98 Hyundai Accent and this problem.

Tiny
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  • 1998 HYUNDAI ACCENT
  • 125,000 MILES

Hi I have a 98 hyundai accent and this problem im having just started wile I was driving down the road my temp gauge start freaking out going from hot to cold and my light started to dim then go bright so I thought it was the alternator so I got a used one and put it in and im still have the same problem the mottor runs smooth even when the gauge goes crazy. So im not sure what it could be any thoughts would help thanks chris

Sunday, November 4th, 2012 AT 11:03 PM

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Tiny
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Did you test the charging system even though a new alternator was installed?
Check ground circuits. A poor ground can cause the problem as well.

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Monday, November 5th, 2012 AT 8:22 AM

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