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Battery light came on.

Yesterday while driving my battery light came on when I got it home I hooked up meter to posts on one battery and it read 12. Something volts at idle where should I go from here? When I start the truck no battery light till about 30 seconds later...

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Re: Battery light came on.

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You need an alternator. You should see around 14v.

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Re: Battery light came on.

Yep alternator. Changed it yesterday easy to do right through wheel well didn't event need to release belt tension for removal or installation just a screwdriver for leverage for installation. Bout 25min or less.

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