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My wife drove the car to work with the battery light on by

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my wife drove the car to work with the battery light on by the time she got there the the abs and trac light was on as well. I drove to her work 30 miles away and checked voltage at battery jump post while engine was running it was 11.5 assumed it needed a alternator. drove it home and left her my truck. car died about 1 mile from home. got it towed the rest of the way. replaced alternator cgarged battery and started car. I now have 13.8 volts at battery jump posts but battery light is still on. tried driving to store but it died in parking lot. this is a 99 300m
JA: Is it just the ABS light? Or is the brake system warning light on, too?
Customer: just abs, trac, and battery and the abs and trac miles after the battery
JA: What is the make/model of your car?
Customer: 99 Chrysler 300m
JA: Are you fixing your 300M yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I'm working on it and replaced the alternator
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
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the new alternator should put out 14.3 was this new used rebuilt or aftermarket?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
rebuilt auto zone
Chrysler Mechanic: john -aka eauto, The Car Guy replied 3 months ago

sounds faulty i would run it back and have them retest it to verify

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
I had them test it before I took it and I had them test my old one and it passed but was very noisy so I bought the new one it such a pain to get out that I didn't put the old one back. I'm wondering about the battery now
Chrysler Mechanic: john -aka eauto, The Car Guy replied 3 months ago

they can load test the battery..

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