Don't Let A Bad Alternator Leave You Stranded

The alternator is the powerplant of your car. Its job is to recharge the battery after the battery starts the engine. If your alternator is bad, you will find that you can go another mile or two, but then your car will simply die on the side of the road.

An alternator that is going bad will not be able to supply the energy that the battery needs to maintain a charge. One sign that your alternator is going bad is if your GEN or ALT light comes on and stays on. You may also experience a loss of power or trouble starting.

It can be difficult to tell if the problem is the alternator or something else. If you suspect your alternator may be bad bring it in to Duncan Acura and one of our specialists can help find the problem and keep you on the road.



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