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need help asap car doesnt start gauges are going ballistic! #151245 Apr 11, 2:08am Apr 11, 2:08am
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need help asap car doesnt start gauges are going ballistic!
help me out this is a problem th car doesnt start the lights keep fliccking on and of i checked the battery nothing wrong the gauges keep going up and down im like wtf!!!

Re: need help asap car doesnt start gauges are going ballistic! [Re: driver] #151246 Apr 11, 2:09am Apr 11, 2:09am
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if it's not the battery it's most likely the alternator...sounds like your not getting a consistent current flowing from your battery so your spark plugs won't ignite (car won't start)

Re: need help asap car doesnt start gauges are going ballistic! [Re: Speed4TheNeed] #151247 Apr 11, 4:31am Apr 11, 4:31am
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how much is that gonna cost?

Re: need help asap car doesnt start gauges are going ballistic! [Re: driver] #151248 Apr 11, 4:32pm Apr 11, 4:32pm
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not sure, shoudlnt be extravagent by any means (alternator is not a high-tech part)

get a few opinions/quotes. when this is done, be sure to post back and tell us what the pricing is for your area. we'll be able to give better advice to other ecelica users in the future thumbsup

Re: need help asap car doesnt start gauges are going ballistic! #151249 Apr 13, 1:54am Apr 13, 1:54am
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ops got it fixed flat battery

Re: need help asap car doesnt start gauges are going ballistic! #151250 Apr 13, 1:56am Apr 13, 1:56am
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thumbsup

Re: need help asap car doesnt start gauges are going ballistic! #151251 Apr 13, 3:38am Apr 13, 3:38am
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glad you got it worked out thumbsup

Re: need help asap car doesnt start gauges are going ballistic #151252 Apr 13, 10:10am Apr 13, 10:10am
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Originally Posted by sPeEd4tHeNeEd
glad you got it worked out thumbsup

thumbsup

Re: need help asap car doesnt start gauges are going ballistic! [Re: driver] #151253 Apr 13, 11:33am Apr 13, 11:33am
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Mine did that after I had my security system put in...blew the alternator fuse...glad you got it worked out thumbsup

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