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I have 08 ram it's throwing a generator sensor gh code so

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I have 08 ram it's throwing a generator sensor high code so check battery voltage when running pass side go at 14.95 but drive side at 12.36 what could the problem possible be
JA: Have you scanned the code? Have you tried to reset it?
Customer: Yes code was p063d I have reset and it comes back on also volt gauge in truck shows around 11
JA: What year is your Ram?
Customer: 2008 with 6.7
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Yes ,I've put new alternator in a 1 new battery on the drivers side it fixed for a bit but back on now
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: No
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  tims auto repair replied 1 year ago.

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Expert:  tims auto repair replied 1 year ago.

from the way you explain..

it sounds as if you need to load test the batteries with them disconnected from the truck.

iy would seem your drivers side battery may have a dead cell and needs replaced

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Its a brand new one
Expert:  tims auto repair replied 1 year ago.

new doesnt mean they are good..

do a load test on them both to see if the voltage drops on either.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok will pull the battery and take to the auto parts store to have them load test I also just put a new battery to put in the passenger side
Expert:  tims auto repair replied 1 year ago.

take both batteries and test them,,be sure to do a load test

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok they replaced one of the batteries put back together making sure all connection are good and tie clean. Run great the rest of the day and a little this morning. Now we're right back were we started its throwing the code p063d and volt meter in truck is down .?
Expert:  tims auto repair replied 1 year ago.

how many volts and both batteries with the truck running?