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I do not have a volt meter.
I know enough that I am not a mechanic and do not mess around with things that I do not know about.
I expect to go to a mechanic (not sure which), but, I would love to have some direction before spending lots of money on a wild goose chase.
So, I took a chance with this service.
what does a voltage regulator do....and would this have some effect?
these have an internal voltage regulator inside the alternator, so if it is bad the alternator will need to be replaced, do you have a volt meter? we can check the alternator,Tim
I do not have a volt meter. should I buy one?...and if I do, what do I buy...and then, what do I do with it? ....what do i connect and read....what should the readings be?, etc. etc. etc.
That is why I said, I am not a mechanic, nor, anything close to that.
Have you had experience with this kind of problem?
Are you basing answers on general knowledge, or, on specifics with this model of vehicle? Is this your vehicle of expertise?
Can it be anything else? If so, what, and, how would I identify it?
I guess I will go with that.