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1993 dodge cummins diesel .battery is discharging and wait

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1993 dodge cummins diesel .battery is discharging and wait to start light comes on.About twenty miles later wait to start light flickers and then goes out and battery begins to charge
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dodge
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Expert:  Pete replied 1 year ago.

My name is ***** ***** I am a professional here at Just Answer. I noticed that your question was not getting a response and thought I would see if you still need help with this.I apologize for the delay and I hope I can still assist you with this here.

Looking at the info on this model here it looks like the engine computer controls the alternator output to charge the battery and with the issue with the light flickering for the glow plug control this may be due to an internal fault in the engine computer itself needing replaced.I have seen engine computer internal electrical failure before cause issues like this here needing replaced.

This will have to be tested further to be sure this is the cause here and if found to be the cause the computer will need replaced.

Thanks Pete

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