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    High all she just rang me got the car she said battery light on on way home from work and now won't start I in work at mo but any ideas where to start looking tommorow please

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    Alternator's knackered

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    Got a update the son jumped it and started fine and the temp stayed at normal on way home she said so don't sound like a belt any idea how much a alternater is for it cdti 150

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    about £100 new, seller on ebay sells £109 posted but I bought direct from them for £89 delivered, good service

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    Excellent mate thanks it is looking that way ain't it

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    I would test the alternator first by taking the earth off while its still running if it stalls the alternator is knackered

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    The earth of the battery Ye mate nother question is there easy way to tell which alternater it is there few different ones for the car any ideas

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mike1975 View Post
    The earth of the battery Ye mate nother question is there easy way to tell which alternater it is there few different ones for the car any ideas
    You will need to look on the back of old one, can be done in situ, probably say denso that's the common one

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    I had a knackered alternator last week and my battery drained right down it wouldn't start the car even with a jump there was no power to drive it home so had to swop the battery with the one out the car i have now and the car just made it home.

    I had to take the old one off to get the out put volts as there 3 different ones theres a 120v 150v and another cant mind what it is mine was the 120v the car was a 1.9cdti 120

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    Ok thanks all last question what it like to change and is there anything else worth changing while I got it off belts pullys etc

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