Dodge

Dodge Repair Questions? Ask a Mechanic for Answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Dodge

My ram challenger is over charging I just change the

Customer Question
My ram challenger...

My ram challenger is over charging I just change the alternator but still over charging I need help

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your Challenger?

91

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Challenger yourself? What have you tried so far?

Bought new alternator change it

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Its at 17 volt at regular running but when I hit the gas it gets to 19 volt

Mechanic's Assistant: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?

Nope and it start very easy

Submitted: 1 month ago.Category: Dodge
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Dodge Question
Answered in 4 minutes by:
12/31/2017
Dodge Mechanic: Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician replied 1 month ago
Mechanic01
Mechanic01, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Dodge
Satisfied Customers: 2,094
Experience: Owner at Baltic investments
Verified

Hello my name is ***** ***** welcome to just answers! I will be assisting you with all of your vehicle questions today. Give me one moment while I review your question and come back with a answer. Please be aware I do not know your skill level or abilities so I will be asking a lot of questions and in a lot of cases we will respond to each other quite a lot before we find a solution. As far as phone calls are concerned that is the system prompting you, not me, and they do cost more money, I prefer text but in some cases a phone call is required. If I don’t answer right away or quickly in conversation I am helping another customer or have stepped out for a moment and will respond as soon as I can. Ok lets get started!

Do you have a vin number for this so I can get the correct diagram

Ask Your Own Dodge Question
Was this answer helpful?
Ask Jerry Your Own Question
Jerry
Jerry
Jerry, Master Mechanic
Category: Dodge
Satisfied Customers: 1,754
1,754 Satisfied Customers
Experience: ASE Master tech, 30 years exp. troubleshooter, driveability tech

Jerry is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

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 AM VERY GLAD THAT I TOOK A CHANCE ON YOUR PROBLEM SOLVING SKILLS. I WAS SUCCESSFUL IN REPLACING THE FUEL PUMP. MY TRUCK RUNS LIKE A CLOCK. IT RUNS LIKE THE DAY I BOUGHT IT. NO LUNGING FORWARD, THE TURBO REACTS THE SECOND I STOMP ON THE GAS, AND IT HAS A LOT MORE POWER AND EVEN SOUNDS BETTER TO ME. IT SAVED ABOUT $500.00 BY DOING THE WORK MYSELF. I GIVE YOU ALL THE CREDIT FOR YOUR DIAGNOSING THE PROBLEM, JUST FROM THE SYMPTONS I GAVE YOU OVER THE e MAIL. I WILL USE YOUR WEB SITE AGAIN AND REFER MY FRIENDS. THANKS SO MUCH FOR THE HELP.

TOM WHITTAKERUSA

Just a quick line to tell you how pleased I am to have my brakes working properly after all this time. Your answer was what I needed. I would certainly recommend you highly. God bless!

Rev. Jerry BaysingerHolts Summit, Mo

I recently asked a question about my 2005 dodge ram, and I just wanted to let my Expert know that he hit the nail squarely on the head with his answer. I wanted to thank him again.

GregPittsburgh, PA

Just a quick line to tell you how pleased I am to have my brakes working properly after all this time. Your answer was what I needed. I would certainly recommend you highly. God bless!

JerryHolts Summit, MO

I was skeptical at first but thought I'd give it a try. I was pleasantly surprised. Your site actually is a quality service that I would recommend to others in a heartbeat.

StanSayre, PA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Jerry

Jerry

Master Mechanic

1,754 satisfied customers

ASE Master tech, 30 years exp. troubleshooter, driveability tech

Chris

Chris

Shop Foreman

6,753 satisfied customers

Dodge/Cummins and Chrysler Certified Master Tech

Mopar Certified

Mopar Certified

Dodge Technician

5,939 satisfied customers

24 Year Chrysler/Dodge Certified Specialist

moparfl

moparfl

ASE Certified Technician

3,292 satisfied customers

ASE Master Tech Gold level Chrysler Status 30 years dealership exp

Dodgerench

Dodgerench

ASE Certified Technician

2,814 satisfied customers

30+ years Dodge/Chrysler exp., ASE Master with L1 certification. Driveability/ combustion specialist

Tim Mohr

Tim Mohr

ASE MASTER TECH

2,322 satisfied customers

30 YRS EXPERIENCE, FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC, GAS AND DEISEL

Don - Mo Lurch

Don - Mo Lurch

Aftermarket & Factory Electronics

1,568 satisfied customers

Cert. Dodge & Chrysler Warnty, Heavy Line Mech, Mobile Electronics. Sales, Installation & Repair for 30 years

< Previous | Next >

Related Dodge Questions
Doesn't seem to be charging. I just put an alternator in it.
Doesn't seem to be charging. I just put an alternator in it … read more
Chris (aka - Moose)
Chris (aka - Moose)
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
108 satisfied customers
2009 Dodge Charger SXT New Battery, new alternator. The
2009 Dodge Charger SXT New Battery, new alternator. The alternator is not charging the battery. … read more
Chris
Chris
Shop Foreman
6,753 satisfied customers
The alternator will not charge consistently my batteries are
The alternator will not charge consistently my batteries are new new cables and good contacts skmetimes it charges at 14 1/2 and then just drops down to 8 and doesn't charge … read more
roy
roy
Associate Degree
3 satisfied customers
Battery tests good, alternator tests good but is not
Battery tests good, alternator tests good but is not charging in the car since the car will run only until the battery gives out … read more
Danny
Danny
Owner, lead mechanic
High School or GED
3,963 satisfied customers
My alternator is charging when it wants to,I've had it
My alternator is charging when it wants to,I've had it tested was told it was all AutoZone guy said probably a short in the circuit ok didn't find any what could it be … read more
Mechanic01
Mechanic01
ASE Certified Technician
2,094 satisfied customers
I installed a new battery and alternator after the battery
I installed a new battery and alternator after the battery was discharging and battery instrument light came on, and everything was fine. When I went to start it a week later, there was no electrical … read more
Mechanic01
Mechanic01
ASE Certified Technician
2,094 satisfied customers
2013 Dodge Dart dead, battery bad, alternator overcharging,
2013 Dodge Dart dead, battery bad, alternator overcharging, will a alternator overcharge if the battery is dead, or did a overcharging alternator kill the battery? … read more
fordguy4u
fordguy4u
Automotive Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
70 satisfied customers
I am having charging problems new batteries new alternator
I am having charging problems new batteries new alternator and still no charge … read more
heavy_chevy_396
heavy_chevy_396
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,518 satisfied customers
Battery light is on but the alternator bench tests fine. New
battery light is on but the alternator bench tests fine. New battery. Thoughts? … read more
AMEDEE
AMEDEE
AUTOMOTIVE TECHNICIAN
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
9,105 satisfied customers
I have a 2007 ram 2500 5.9L cummins. just had alternator to
i have a 2007 ram 2500 5.9L cummins. just had alternator to out. had it rebuilt. put everything back together and it won't start. it 'sounds' like the WTS light is trying to work but no light on dash.… read more
Mopar Certified
Mopar Certified
Dodge Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
5,939 satisfied customers
Alternator not charging battery or producing electricity to
Alternator not charging battery or producing electricity to run truck have changed out alternator battery power control module serpentine belt serpentine belt tensioner pulley still not charging alter… read more
Pete
Pete
Independent Auto Technician
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
138 satisfied customers
I have just had the alternator replaced as well as put in a
I have just had the alternator replaced as well as put in a brand new battery. The power steering pump was re ppl acrd almost 1 month ago. Upon driving the vehicle my steering became more difficult, t… read more
fordguy4u
fordguy4u
Automotive Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
70 satisfied customers
We have replaced the alternator and battery on my 2010 Dodge
We have replaced the alternator and battery on my 2010 Dodge Avenger, it drove fine for a few minutes then the radio shut off and the battery light came on i went back home and parked it and i tried l… read more
heavy_chevy_396
heavy_chevy_396
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,518 satisfied customers
Electrical. 2004 dAkota. Alternator replaced, battery
Rebuilt just installed no leak has power but disconnected to save battery from discharge … read more
heavy_chevy_396
heavy_chevy_396
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,518 satisfied customers
Alternator is overcharging. 2004 durango 4.7L. The pcm has
yes, the pcm has been replaced twice. it did fix the problem the first time for about a month and then it started charging at 16v again. replaced the pcm with another rebuilt unit and it still charges at 16v … read more
Chris (aka - Moose)
Chris (aka - Moose)
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
108 satisfied customers
Replaced alternator but still not charging battery. New
replaced alternator but still not charging battery … read more
fordguy4u
fordguy4u
Automotive Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
70 satisfied customers
The small solid wire running from the alternator to the pcm
the small solid green wire running from the alternator to the pcm no power alternator not charging battery light come on … read more
heavy_chevy_396
heavy_chevy_396
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,518 satisfied customers
New alternator and new batteries but truck still won't
New alternator and new batteries but truck still won't start … read more
David Craig
David Craig
OWNER/MECHANIC
Associates
4,649 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.

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