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I have a ford transit t280 my battery light was on but the

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Hi I have a ford transit t280 my battery light was on but the van still started until today managed to jump start drove it for a while turned it off now won't start again
JA: How old is the battery? Have you checked the battery gauge on the dash?
Customer: I've had the van 1 and a half years I'm guessing it will be the same battery from new.the red battery light is on.
JA: What year is your Van?
Customer: 2011
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes.ive only jumped started didn't no if it would be the battery or alternator
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: Can't think of anything
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: UK Car
Expert:  Gary replied 4 months ago.

and it will jump start and run but the red batt light will still stay on ?

Expert:  Gary replied 4 months ago.

you can always get me back for FREE for any follow up any time with this question even after you rate me here at Justanswer

if you have any questions please ask as i do not get credit for my work until you rate me here at Justanswer

Expert:  Gary replied 4 months ago.

any access to a multi meter or a test light ?

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