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I have a 2005 ram 2500 diesel with charging issues. I

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I have a 2005...

I have a 2005 ram 2500 diesel with charging issues. I replaced both batteries, the alternator twice. after the first alternator change i took it to the store where i bought the alternator and they tested the new one i had installed and told me it was bad so i replaced it and now still have the same issue. i installed an aftermarket external voltage regulater now, after charging both batteries, the check engine light is on and the voltmeter reads low ( approx. 12V)

Mechanic's Assistant: Does the light stay on, or does it blink?

Stays on

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

Yes i am working on it myself. other than what i post above haven't tried anything yet

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

Not that i can think of

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