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    hi all ive posted this in other sections but with the responses im getting i think it must be electrical, my headlights flicker and are dim when reving the car or driving, checked voltage coming from alternater and its between 13.5 and 14.7 or so so thats healthy the engine also at idle sounds like it is misfiring on 1 cylinder batt always starts car first time
    please help im getting bored of this fault now

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    I take it by the way you discribe the "fault" that it occurs when the car is driven. I know that the steering pump takes a lot of power from the battery so when on tick over the headlight flicker and dashlights go dim. But I have not heard this happen when driving along though.

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