2000 528I, WAS RUNNING, THEN RADIO WENT OUT, FOLLOWED BY HEADLIGHTS, THEN CAR DIED, IS THIS THE ALTERNATOR?

  • Tiny
  • randycjmichael
  • 2000 BMW 528
  • 90,000 miles

It just stopped running, nothing except car alarm works now

Tuesday, December 20th, 2011 AT 9:44 PM

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  • Tiny
  • BMRFIXIT
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Charge battery and check charging system
suspect bad alternator

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Tuesday, December 20th, 2011 AT 9:45 PM
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Thanks, will do

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Tuesday, December 20th, 2011 AT 9:47 PM
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  • BMRFIXIT
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Always check fuses 1st

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Tuesday, December 20th, 2011 AT 9:51 PM
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  • randycjmichael
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Is there a master fuse?

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Wednesday, December 21st, 2011 AT 3:47 AM
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  • lwmjr1
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More likely the alt

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Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012 AT 12:18 AM
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  • Dr. Hagerty
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Status?

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Wednesday, January 11th, 2012 AT 3:42 AM

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