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Virtual Wrench
Virtual Wrench, Ford Mechanic
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Experience:  35 years Master Mechanic
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My battery was dead and clicking sound coming behind the

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My battery was dead and clicking sound coming behind the rear seat.
JA: How old is the battery? Have you checked the battery gauge on the dash?
Customer: The battery is good. It's a new battery.
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: 2005 F150 4x4 Truck.
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes, boost it and it's running good again.
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: I'm afraid this might happen again tonight.
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Virtual Wrench replied 5 months ago.

Welcome,

I have been a professional master mechanic for over 35 years and am happy to help you with this.

If you have a volt meter we can test the alternator real easy to be sure its charging the battery fully.

let me know please

Expert:  Virtual Wrench replied 5 months ago.

Hi,

If you dont have a volt meter to test with, take it to any parts store and they will test it for free. It really sounds like a faulty alternator.

My goal is that you are satisfied with my answer(s). I strive for a 5 star positive rating. It's the only way i get credit. You can still ask me questions for free after the rating.

Larry

Expert:  Virtual Wrench replied 5 months ago.

My goal is that you are satisfied with my answer(s). I strive for a 5 star positive rating. It's the only way i get credit. You can still ask me questions for free after the rating.