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Experience:  12 years at a Ford/Lincoln Mercury and Jaguar dealer as technician and shop foreman.
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1995 Jaguar XJ12, fresh new battery, fresh reman alternator,

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1995 Jaguar XJ12, fresh new battery, fresh reman alternator, connectors clean, battery terminals clean. Will not charge battery. Amp meter starts at 12.5 then dips slowly to below 10. Stranded, need help.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Jaguar
Expert:  Richard replied 11 months ago.

We need to go right to the alternator and make sure we have battery voltage to the white/blue wire at the alternator connector. Next it could be the suppressor which has a two wire red connector in the left hand side of the engine compartment. We also need to make sure the engine is grounded properly. The engine ground strap is located on the left hand lower part of the engine. Let me know.

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