Car

Ask a mechanic online and get answers to your car questions

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Car Questions
My Toyota LC 120 Prado 4l V6 dos not charge the battery and
My Toyota LC 120 Prado 4l V6 dos not charge the battery and there is no indicator light showing problem with charging. The alternator is brand new and the battery about 2 years old… read more
rpmdiag
rpmdiag
High school
9,272 satisfied customers
2001 Silverado 1500 4.8L V8. Charging issue. Alternator
2001 Silverado 1500 4.8L V8. Charging issue. Alternator tested good, brand new battery, shows 12.6V at battery with truck off. Starting load drops to 11 or so and goes back up. Sits at 12.6 for a bit … read more
Chris
Chris
16,848 satisfied customers
Is Honda alternatot output is always 14V? 2008 Odyssey. I
I tried...but I went to autoshop and we replaced alternator because it was not charging battery. Engine was almost stalled in highway before. Then. I experienced again few days ago. … read more
Danny
Danny
Owner, lead mechanic
High School or GED
4,775 satisfied customers
Changed the alternator and battery wendsday after previouly
Changed the alternator and battery wendsday after previouly removing a siezed alternator. After instal muti meter on battery tested 15.2 volts. Test drove for 3 miles. All good. Drove 60 miles yesterd… read more
Jim
Jim
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,826 satisfied customers
H100: .I'm Eben.I've replace a H100 altenator with a brand
Hi.I'm Eben.I've replace a H100 altenator with a brand new one.When the engine start i have to rev it a bit before the alternator light switch off.When the light is off it is a sign that there is no p… read more
Juan Crespo
Juan Crespo
Sr. Technician
Bachelor's Degree
1,262 satisfied customers
1995 Isuzu Rodeo: wheel drive 3.2 V6..alternator..gauge
I have a 1995 Isuzu Rodeo 4-wheel drive 3.2 V6 with an electrical problem. It seems like the alternator can't keep up so it starts using up the battery. With all the accessories off the voltmeter on t… read more
normanahoyt
normanahoyt
Owner/technician/manager
Bachelor's Degree
367 satisfied customers
1988 olds: runs well..every once..meter..The car doors or lights
Me and my husband just got a car it is 1988 olds delta and it runs well although sometimes it will just stop on us and it is every once in a while not always that it happens and when it does the batte… read more
carguyjosh
carguyjosh
Associate Degree
2,164 satisfied customers
Car 1994 Chevy Camaro 3.4L V6 automatic trans Issue Wont
Car: 1994 Chevy Camaro 3.4L V6 automatic trans Issue: Won't start A few days ago, the car was driven about 7 miles to work, and after the shift, wouldn't start. There was no crank, but power was getti… read more
Dean
Dean
Service Manager/Lead Technician
High School or GED
154 satisfied customers
88 Honda Accord: 000 miles..a new alternator in (..connectors
I have an 88 Honda Accord with over 200,000 miles on it. Approx 2 to 3 months ago I had to put a new alternator in (and a new battery as well as the wire connectors on the battery posts.) My new alter… read more
carguyjosh
carguyjosh
Associate Degree
2,164 satisfied customers
transportation: driving fine..ten minutes..clicking noise no crank
2000 daewoo laganza was driving fine and just died at alight waited about ten minutes and started rite up and died at the next light it did this for a few more lights then wound not start just a click… read more
David
David
owner
studying sociology
36 satisfied customers
1998 Mirage: installed new battery and alternator..doent
On my 1998 Mirage, installed new battery and alternator. battery still doen't charge what else should I look for and where is it located.… read more
Scott
Scott
Manager/Technician
Associate Degree
1,618 satisfied customers
94 Cutlass Supreme: Convertible..indicator..My mechanic has checked
Olds 94 Cutlass Supreme Convertible - battery discharges - replaced alternator, battery, starter; the alternator is charging at 14.4 v; alternator gauge shows it's charging; also an indicator which pl… read more
Bob
Bob
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,784 satisfied customers
1993 Mercury Capri: non turbo..alternator..belts..all ground cables
Have a 1993 Mercury Capri with a 1.6L non turbo engine. Have replaced the alternator and the battery, new goodyear gatorback belts, new battery terminals. Have cleaned all ground cables and still have… read more
Tim West
Tim West
Service Manager
Computer/ Automotive certifications
16 satisfied customers
1988 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS: Alternator..Volts..Blower, Hi Beams
I havfe a 1988 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS 305 I replaced the Battery and Alternator and the new Alternator is putting out 16.50 Volts , even with a full loade, lights, Blower, Hi Beams.… read more
Paul
Paul
Associate Degree
232 satisfied customers
2002 camaro z28: having trouble starting..a new starter..alternator
i have a 2002 camaro z28 and lately im having trouble starting it how do i know if i need a new starter or an alternator… read more
Bob
Bob
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,784 satisfied customers
Battery light..alternator..battery drains over short distance
intermittant battery light. new alternator, battery and battery cables. fully charged battery drains over short distance. alternator at 16+. battery starts at 12+… read more
Hammer Time
Hammer Time
Mastertech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,650 satisfied customers
1999 Chrysler Concorde LXI: car back..rear ended..Drove home..clicks
I have 1999 Chrysler Concorde LXI I got my car back from the shop a ked rear ended me. Drove around all day, stopped turn car off it started back up. Drove home went to sleep woke up, car clicks and d… read more
Bob
Bob
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,784 satisfied customers
1990 Ford Probe: 2.2l..mazda..I have an engine vibration..shift lever
I own a 1990Customer2.2l mazda motor. @ idle I have an engine vibration. When engine is first started and shift lever is placed in Drive not much vibration. also alternator charge voltage is below nor… read more
Perry
Perry
High School or GED
50 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

Excellent reply, and also very quick. Really sounds like the Expert knows what he is talking about. I will be back to use your service when I need more help with my RV.

DutchUSA

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Chris (aka-Moose)

Chris (aka-Moose)

Technician

1,679 satisfied customers

16 years of experience

Ted G.

Ted G.

ASE Certified Technician

1,843 satisfied customers

20 years auto repair experience, ASE Master Tech, Mechanical Failure consultant, Expert Witness

George H.

George H.

ASE Certified Technician

1,571 satisfied customers

ASE Master Tech 15+ yrs, AAS Automotive Technology, Factory trained Asian specialist

John

John

Master Automotive Technician

1,004 satisfied customers

ASE A1-A8 & L1 Master GM Tech 40 years experience

GM Tech (Cam)

GM Tech (Cam)

Auto Service Tech

690 satisfied customers

GM Grand Master Technician 2007. 14 years experience.

Amedee

Amedee

Former ASE Master Tech

2,721 satisfied customers

ASE certified tech advanced level specialist. Wisconsin certified emissions state inspector

Jerry

Jerry

Master Mechanic

2,181 satisfied customers

ASE master, 30+ years. All makes and models. Trouble shooter, shop forman, service manager

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x